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Massachusetts Firearms Registration and Transfer System
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Transaction List
  • Use this option if you are a Massachusetts resident and you sold or transferred a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun to another person or to a dealer, and you conducted the sale or transfer personally or through an agent.
  • Use this option if 1) you are a Massachusetts resident and you obtained a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun from out of state 2) you recently moved to Massachusetts and you wish to record ownership of a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun or 3) you possess a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun and there is no record of the weapon on file with the Firearms Records Bureau.
  • Use this option if a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun owned by you was lost or stolen.
  • Use this option if you obtained a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun upon the death of the previous owner.
  • Use this option if you surrendered a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun to a police department because your firearms license has been denied, suspended, revoked or expired.
  • Use this option if you transferred your weapon(s) to another person or to a dealer after you surrendered your weapon(s) to a police department because your license had been denied, suspended, revoked or expired.
  • Use this option to produce proof that your license is valid before you purchase a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun from another individual or before you purchase a firearm, rifle, shotgun or machine gun at a gun show or other non-gun shop location.
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Massachusetts Department of Criminal Justice Information Services
Firearms Records Bureau (FRB)
200 Arlington Street, Suite 2200, Chelsea, MA 02150
Phone: 617-660-4782
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