Do you need a gun license to buy a shotgun?

Do you need a gun license to buy a shotgun?

You need a firearms certificate issued by the police to possess, buy or acquire a firearm or shotgun. You must also have a certificate to buy ammunition.

Do you need a licence to own ammunition?

“Reasonable” means quantities typically needed for a rifle, handgun or shotgun or for part of a collection. The ammunition must be for your private use, not resale. Do you need a licence to own ammunition?

What do you need on a shotgun certificate?

Your certificate will include a photograph of you and information about the firearm(s) or shotgun(s) you have in your possession. You must: follow any condition attached to the certificate (the chief officer of police can vary these conditions at any time by giving notice in writing)

What do I need to buy ammunition in Illinois?

Any resident purchasing ammunition within or outside the State of Illinois must provide the seller with a copy of his or her valid Firearm Owner’s Identification Card (FOID) or valid concealed carry license and either his or her Illinois driver’s license or Illinois State Identification Card prior to the shipment of the ammunition.

Do you have to register your hand gun?

No body needs to know you have it, plus if they ever ban whatever kind of hand gun you have, they will know where to get it. (look up Hitlers gun registery, that is only one of the cases that this has happened, there are thousands more) Oh, and welcome to FTF. If you haven’t already, stop by the introductions forum and introduce yourself.

Where do I go to buy a gun?

Chances are, you’ve probably purchased your firearms from a licensed gun dealer. You went to his or her shop, selected your firearm, checked it’s functionality, underwent the federally-mandated background check, paid for your gun, and took it home, after any municipal or state-mandated waiting period, if applicable.

Are there guns that are registered when purchased?

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