(Tue Jun 11, 2019)
Firearms Application & Registration System (FARS)
The State of New Jersey is now accepting firearms applications for Firearms Purchaser Identification Cards and Pistol Purchase Permits electronically .
The following Website will allow an applicant to apply for Initial and Duplicate Firearms Purchaser Identification Cards and Permits to Purchase a Handgun:
To Submit An Application With The Closter Police Department
YOU MUST USE THE FOLLOWING ORI NUMBER : NJ0020700
Once you have completed the application process through the FARS system, you must contact Sergeant Michael Fehsal to set up an appointment.
Contact information is via phone 201-768-5000 Ext. 403 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please Also Note - All Applicants need to deliver in person the "Consent For Mental Health Records Search" S.P. 66 and will sign the form in presence of a Police Officer.
S.P. 066 - Consent Form for Mental Health Records Search
Additional details on NJ Firearms Laws may be obtained at following: