Firearms Information

NJ State Police

Firearms Applicant 

  1. Go to  (FARS Online System)
  2. You will be asked to enter the Morris Township Police Department's Originating Agency Identifier (ORI) number, which is NJ0142200. Please ensure it is correct before proceeding. 
  3. If you are a first time applicant, follow the instructions for being fingerprinted at IdentGo in the online portal.
  4. If you are a repeat applicant, please have your SBI Number available, which is on your Firearms Identification Card, to enter in the portal. 
  5. If you have any questions please email Charlie Brady

*Please use the EXACT name and address on your current New Jersey Driver's License when you fill out the application. 

Thank you for your cooperation.

Applying for a Permit to Carry a Handgun

Visit the NJ State Police "Concealed Carry Permits" page for an application for Permit to Carry a Handgun

Utilize the FARS on-line System for: 

  • Initial Firearms Purchaser Identification Card
  • Permit to Purchase a Handgun
  • Lost or Stolen Identification Card
  • Mutilated Identification Card
  • Change of Address on Identification Card
  • Change of Sex on Identification Card
  • Change of Name on Identification Card

The New Jersey State Police has a FAQs webpage regarding the FAR System