Can you fill out a 4473 at home?
You can fill out form 4473 online. The following items must be completed by the buyer: Personal Information (including residence address, place of birth, SSN); Questionnaire about mental and physical health, as well as past violations of the law.
How long does it take for firearm competency to be approved?
Phase one establishes whether the applicant is competent to own and operate a gun. It takes 90 days. Phase two is the firearm licence application. This also takes 90 days.
What happens if you lie on a gun background check?
Under 18 U.S.C. Section 924, it is also a federal crime to make a false statement in connection with the purchase of a firearm. Section 924 makes it a federal crime to knowingly lie on the federal portion of the background check. A violation of this statute is punishable by up to five years in federal prison.
How long is a competency valid for?
Remember if for any reason relieve is granted to renew or to re-apply for your license, you need a valid competency certificate / card. A handgun competency is valid for 5 years except if you have a Section 15 or 16 handgun registered to your name then it will be for 10 years.
How to apply for renewal of firearms licence?
You can request the form “Application for a Possession and Acquisition Licence under the Firearms Act (for Individuals Aged 18 and Over)” (RCMP GRC 5592) by calling the 1 800 731-4000 or by downloading it from our Web site. Need a faster or more convenient way of sending your licence renewal application?
Do you need a FFL to buy a gun online?
You still need to have FFL’s in play. Do not purchase from firearms-online.com !!! All signs point to a scam.
How to apply for a firearms licence in Canada?
Call 1 800 731-4000 and ask for an “Application for a Possession and Acquisition Licence under the Firearms Act (for Individuals Aged 18 and Over)” (RCMP GRC 5592).
How long is the restricted firearms course in Canada?
Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course – Restricted Only This Canadian Restricted Firearms Safety Course runs over 1 day from 9:30 am to 5 pm. Testing is completed on the day of instruction. Combined – Canadian Firearms Safety Course – Non-Restricted Only & CORE Hunter Education Course This is a 2 Day combined course.