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West Windsor Police Department
Firearms Information

 

Follow the information below when applying for a State of New Jersey Firearms Purchaser Identification card, Purchase Permit for a handgun or a duplicate Firearms Purchaser Identification card. You may pick up a packet from HQ or you may scroll down below to complete the application. ALL Forms need to be printed and returned together with the proper fees to the Dispatch Window.

        • Answer all questions on every application. Submit the entire application package - forms and fees.

        • Question #29 must be completed on the STS-33.

Fingerprinting for a criminal records check is required for the following applications:

        1. New Jersey residents applying to West Windsor Police for a Firearms ID card or Purchase Permit for a   handgun and do not have a valid State of New Jersey Firearms Purchaser ID card.

        2. All applicants for Permit to Carry a Handgun. Requirement - a valid Firearms Identification card issued by the Chief of Police of West Windsor.

        3. An applicant at the request of the Chief of Police.

Fingerprint information will be handed to applicant upon submission of the application at the police department. You will receive a Universal Fingerprint Form with a Case Number so you can go online to IdentoGo and make an appointment.

*All new applicants must supply two forms of identification, one of which must be a photo ID. For example, Birth Certificate, Driver's License or Passport. Non-citizens of U.S.A. must supply a copy of a valid green immigration card or employment authorization card issued by U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Credit card copies are not acceptable.

 

APPLICATION for FIREARMS PURCHASER IDENTIFICATION CARD
and PERMIT TO PURCHASE A HANDGUN

1. Complete the entire packet, including:

2. Return All the Above Forms to Police Dispatch.

3. Applicants must be fingerprinted. You must pickup an IdentoGo Firearms Fingerprint Form from HQ.

    The Form must be picked up at the Dispatch Window and MUST contain a case number.

    You will not be able to go online to register your fingerprint appointment without it.

    Once you receive the form go to www.bioapplicant.com/nj to make an appointment

 

APPLICATION TO PURCHASE A HANDGUN
(With a valid Firearms ID Card)

1. Complete the entire packet, including

2. Attach a photocopy of Firearms ID card issued by West Windsor Township Police Department.

    FEES: $2.00 Application fee - Permit to Purchase. Check payable to "West Windsor Township".

    ($2.00 for each permit requested.)

3. Return All the Above Forms (Except 212A) to Police Dispatch.

 

DUPLICATE FIREARMS PURCHASER IDENTIFICATION CARD
Residents Only

1. Complete the entire packet, including:

2. Return All the Above Forms (Except 212A) to Police Dispatch.

Include a photocopy of the previous Firearms ID Card

 

DUPLICATE FIREARMS PURCHASER IDENTIFICATION CARD
Non West Windsor Resident

Replacement of a State of New Jersey Firearms Identification card acquired in another township need not be fingerprinted.

1. Complete the entire packet, including:

2. Return All the Above Forms (Except 212A) to Police Dispatch.

Include a photocopy of the previous Firearms ID Card from another NJ Police Department and/or the State Police

 

 

APPLICATION for PERMIT to CARRY a HANDGUN

Request application in writing, addressed to the Chief of Police. A valid Firearms Identification car issued by the Chief of Police of West Windsor is required.

 

All Firearms Identification cards and Purchase Permits for a handgun must be picked up in person at police headquarters. Call (609) 799-1222 after 30 Days to check on the status of your file.

 

New Jersey State Police Firearms Information and FAQ

 


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