We recommend that our customers educate themselves on the laws regulating their firearms. This site is simply for information on the best resources to find documentation on NFA items.

NFA Q&A

The ATF site covers questions from SBR (short barreled rifles) to suppressors. Please follow all instructions carefully.

SBR Form 1

This form is that an individual will need to fill out to legally convert a pistol to a SBR

Steps for applying for a silencer

  • Buy Silencer pay $200 tax stamp. (Individual can mail check ATF or gun shop can)
  • Fill out two copies of ATF Form 4 (5320.4) (Individual can mail form to ATF or gun shop can)
  • Fill out Citizenship Verification Form ATF Form 5330.20 (Individual can mail form to ATF or gun shop can)
  • If purchased without trust then Individual will need to go to Chief Law Enforcement Officer in the county with paperwork for local approval.(Fingerprints and passport quality photos required)
  • Leave silencer at gun shop till approved. (No you don't get to play with it till you get approved.)
  • Wait for ATF to approve. (Could be 3 to 6 months for individuals, trusts could be shorter.)
  • Get approved! Go back to gun shop and pick up silencer (Now go play silently.)