There are three components for applying for a Firearm's Identification Card.

1. You must complete the attached two forms and submit them to our department along with a copy of your driver's license:

State of New Jersey Application for Firearms Purchaser Identification Card and/or Handgun Purchase Permit [STS-033] form;
Consent for Mental Health Records Search [sp-66] form;

2. You must receive from our department a Universal Fingerprint Form with our department's information included. You then need to contact IdentoGo to set up an appointment to have your Federal and State fingerprints taken. Instructions will be on this form.

3. There will be a $5.00 fee payable to the Township of Boonton, at the time of your application. This fee may be paid by cash or personal check.





1. Complete one (1) copy of the State of New Jersey Application for
Firearms Purchaser Identification Card and/or Handgun Purchase Permit [STS-033] form;

2. Complete one (1)
Consent for Mental Health Records Search [sp-66] form;

3. Request your Criminal History Record from the New Jersey State Police
by clicking here and click on the online Form 212A. Using the Boonton Township Police Department ORI # NJ0140200, follow the prompts for demographics and payment information ($20).

4. Provide a photocopy of your driver's license

5. Provide a photocopy of your Firearms Purchaser Identification Card, if not lost or stolen

Upon approval, you will be notified by the Police Department. Upon receipt of your new Firearm's ID Card, you are required to hand in your old card, unless it was lost or stolen.





1. Complete one (1) copy of the State of New Jersey Application for
Firearms Purchaser Identification Card and/or Handgun Purchase Permit [STS-033] form;

2. Complete one (1)
Consent for Mental Health Records Search [sp-66] form;

3. Request your Criminal History Record from the New Jersey State Police
by clicking here and click on the online Form 212A. Using the Boonton Township Police Department ORI # NJ0140200, follow the prompts for demographics and payment information ($20).

4. Provide a photocopy of your driver's license

5. There will be a $2.00 fee which must be paid at the Police Department, at the time of your application. This fee may be paid by cash or personal check.

CERTIFICATE OF ELIGIBILITY:

The State of New Jersey Certificate of Eligibility [S.P. 634] form must be completed for each transfer of ownership of a shotgun or rifle (including black powder or BB rifle). Two original copies should be completed with the transferor and receiver each retaining a copy.





The State of New Jersey Voluntary Form of Firearms Registration [S.P. 650I] form should be completed if you wish to voluntarily register your firearm with the State of New Jersey. Three original copies should be completed.


One copy is to be mailed to:

Superintendent of State Police

Box 7068 - Data Reduction Unit

P.O. Box 7068

West Trenton, N.J. 08628-0068


A second copy should be mailed to:

Chief of Police

Boonton Township Police Department

155 Powerville Road

Boonton Township, NJ 07005


The last copy should be retained for your records.




Applicants expressing a desire to apply for an exemption to the "one Handgun every thirty days" law can submit an
Application for Multiple Handgun Purchase exemption along with an Application for Multiple Handgun Purchase Exemption Seller/Transfer or Certification Formto our department. Applicant is to provide any documentation, if applicable, in support of the exemption request. Our department will retain the requisite number of approved and valid permits as requested until such time as the completed and approved (or denied) application for exemption is received from the state.

On return of an approved (or denied) exemption application, our department will provide a copy of the application form to the applicant, and return to him/her all permits to purchase a handgun previously retained by our department.

DUPLICATE FIREARMS PURCHASER ID CARD [CHANGE OF ADDRESS OR LOST/STOLEN CARD]

firearms applications

PERMIT TO PURCHASE A HANDGUN

PERMIT TO PURCHASE A HANDGUN

                      (973) 402-4000

155 Powerville Road Boonton Township NJ 07005

Chief Paul C. Fortunato

MULTIPLE HANDGUN PURCHASE EXEMPTION

FIREARMS IDENTIFICATION CARD

ALL APPLICANTS MUST CONTACT BOONTON TOWNSHIP POLICE RECORDS DEPARTMENT AT 973-402-4024.
BETWEEN 8:00AM AND 4:00 PM, MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.