The licensee should inform the transferee that the NICS check indicates that the transfer of the firearm should not be made; however, the system does not provide a reason for the denial.
The licensee should also provide the transferee with:
- Name and address of the denying agency
- NICS or state transaction number
- Brochure or information from the FBI or state POC outlining the transferee’s appeal rights and responsibilities
[28 CFR 25.10]