Firearms Applicants

All Firearms Applicants must follow the directions below:

1. Download the Application for Firearms Purchaser Identification Card and/or Handgun Purchase Permit. Complete and sign two (2) copies of NJ State Police Form "Application for Firearms Purchaser Identification Card and/or Handgun Purchase Permit" (NJSP Form SP-33) with original signatures on each form. Directions on how to complete this application can be located online.

(Note: Application must match the full name and address on your New Jersey Driver's License)

2. Complete and sign one (1) copy of NJ State Police Form "Consent for Mental Health Records Search (NJSP Form SP-66).

*** All forms must be typed and/or written legibly. Applications may be denied if not written clearly. ***

First Time Applicants: Must be fingerprinted in person at Morpho Trust USA

Repeat Applicants: Must go online to perform a criminal history check

*** Please speak to the Morris Township Police Department Firearms Unit prior to completing fingerprinting/criminal check ***

DETECTIVES WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE FOR FIREARMS QUESTIONS
MONDAY - THURSDAY 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. AT 973-326-7477