Township of Long Hill
Long Hill Uniform Police Patch
Police Department
Chief Michael Mazzeo
264 Mercer Street, Stirling, NJ, 07980
Non-Emergency Phone 908-647-1800
Fax: 908-647-0355

EMERGENCIES CALL 9-1-1

FIREARMS REGULATIONS AND PERMITS

General:
There are many State and Federal Laws that control the sale and possession of firearms, and this web site will not attempt to explain them. If you have any immediate questions pertaining to the firearm laws in New Jersey, please contact the Long Hill Township Police Department or visit the below listed web sites for additional information.

INITIAL FIREARMS PACKET

ADDITIONAL HANDGUN PERMIT/REPLACE/CHANGE APPLICATION

Application Process:

A Firearms application forms packet (Firearms identification cards, Handgun purchase permits, Name/Address change) may be picked up in the lobby of the Long Hill Township Police Department.   The Firearms application forms packet outlines the firearms application process, which includes the fingerprinting and background investigation process.  Note: In order to qualify for any firearm permit request you must currently be a resident of Long Hill Township.   Once the application is submitted, please allow eight (8) weeks for the completion of the background check to be completed.

To apply for a handgun carry permit, please contact any detective at the Long Hill Township Police Department.

FIREARMS PERMIT FEES

Activity

Fingerprinting done by MorphoTrust*

 

Check payable to: Township of Long Hill

Firearms Purchaser Identification Card, fingerprinting required

$56.50*

N/A

$5.00

Handgun Purchase Permit, fingerprinting required

$56.50*

N/A

$2.00 (per permit)

Firearms Purchaser ID Card and Handgun Purchase Permit at the same time, fingerprinting required

$56.50*

N/A

$5.00 (card)

N/A

$2.00 (per hand gun permit)

Handgun Purchase Permit, previously fingerprinted
Certified check, money order or cashier's check only, payable to: Division of State Police SBI or Online: https://www.njportal.com/njsp/criminalrecords/

N/A

$18.00
$20.00 online

$2.00 (per hand gun permit)

Change of Address or Replacement of Firearms Purchaser ID Card
Certified check, money order or cashier's check only, payable to: Division of State Police SBI or Online: https://www.njportal.com/njsp/criminalrecords/

N/A

$18.00
$20.00 online

No Fee

 

 

 

 

Fingerprinting done by MorphoTrust*

 

Permit to Carry a Handgun, fingerprinting required

$71.25*

$20.00
Certified check, money order or cashier's check only, payable to: Morris County Clerk

Should you have any questions, please contact a Long Hill Township Police detective at (908) 647-1800 ext. 708.
*Refer to Firearms Application Forms Packet for Morphotrust information*