In Unated States firearm dealer license is called Federal Firearm Licence (FFL). There are nine types of FFL licenses. Basically firearm dealer license give you right to buy and sell firearms and ammo.
How much can you save?
As much as 30% on guns and ammo! So instead of paying almost $1200 at gun shop for a Bushmaster AR-15 M4, you will only pay a little over $800! Instead of paying $1250 for a Smith & Wesson 500, you can pay for it just $800 and few bucks! And, when you trade your gun you dont pay transfer fees.
What is FFL cost?
Based on the license type, the cost is somewhere from $30 to $200 and covers first 3 years. The fee for a type 1 dealer license is $200. The FFL renewal cost is $90 every 3 years (which is just $30 a year).
How long will it take?
Your request will take a minimum of 6 weeks to process, and typically takes between 8 and 12 weeks.
What are requirements?
*You must be 21 years of age or older.
*Make sure you’re not prohibited from buying firearms.
*You never violated any regulations of the Gun Control Act.
*You cannot lie on your application or hide required information on it.
*Your business will operate according to all state and federal laws.
*You will need to have safe for all guns that are sold at your location.
This is the list of main requirements, there are more specific requirements. How can I ensure that my FFL papers approved? The procedure of getting firearm dealer licence is very complex. You have to know the federal, state, and local laws to fill in all papers flawlessly. Plus, if you just want to get a license to save money on guns and ammo (with no plans to actually do any business with it) you need to ensure that your FFL application doesnt look suspicious.
There are people who went through process of getting FFL and you can use from this knowledge. Follow my blog for easy step by step instructions.