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ATF F 6310.1 Arson and Explosives Training Requests for Non ATF Employees (ATF Form 6310.1) (221 KB) This form is used to determine the eligibility of the applicant to attend ATF training. Resource Center
ATF F 5320.10 Form 10 - Application for Registration of Firearms Acquired by Certain Governmental Entities (ATF Form 5320.10) (749 KB)
This form is used to properly identify the registrant and the firearms to be registered. The form when approved, registers the firearm to the law enforcement agency. The furnishing of this information is mandatory (26 U.S.C. 5853a).
Firearms
ATF F 5320.3 Form 3 - Application for Tax-Exempt Transfer of Firearm and Registration to Special Occupational Taxpayer (National Firearms Act) (ATF Form 5320.3) (802 KB)
*This form is used to request approval to transfer a National Firearms Act (NFA) firearm from one qualified Federal firearms licensee (FFL) to another qualified special taxpayer.
Firearms
ATF F 5320.9 Form 9 - Application and Permit for Permanent Exportation of Firearms (ATF Form 5320.9) (357 KB)
*This form is used to obtain approval to permanently export a NFA firearm and claim exemption from transfer tax.  State Department export approval is required prior to ATF F 9 being approved. 
Firearms
ATF F 5330.3C Form 6A - Release and Receipt of Imported Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War (ATF Form 5330.3C) (350 KB)
This form is used to obtain a release from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and notify ATF of actual importation of defense articles imported pursuant to an approved ATF Form 6.
Firearms
ATF F 5400.29 Application for Restoration of Explosives Privileges (ATF Form 5400.29) (804 KB)
This form is used to conduct an investigation to establish if it is likely that the applicant will act in a manner dangerous to public safety or contrary to public interest.
Explosives
ATF F 5320.2 Form 2 - Notice of Firearms Manufactured or Imported (ATF Form 5320.2) (804 KB)
*A qualified Federal firearms licensee is to use this form to report the manufacture or importation of a NFA firearm.
Firearms
ATF F 6400.1 (E-Form) State and Local Training Registration Request (ATF F 6400-1) (373 KB)

Training Registration Request for Non-ATF Employees

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Finger Print Card Instructions and Example (FD-258) (1682 KB)
This is a sample finger print card (FD-258) that is used when applying for a Federal Firearms License.  This card can be order from the ATF Distribution Center online or by calling (703) 870-7526 or (703) 870-7528.
Firearms
ATF F 5630.7 Special Tax Registration and Return National Firearms Act (NFA) (ATF Form 5630.7) (363 KB)

Federal Firearms Licensee’s (FFLs) who engage in Importing, Manufacturing or Dealing in NFA firearms are required to file this form and pay the special occupational tax. The tax is a annual tax that begins on July 1st and ends June 30th.

Firearms
ATF F 5400.13 Application for Explosives License or Permit (ATF Form 5400.13/5400.16) (1035 KB)
*This form is used to determine the eligibility of the applicant to engage in certain operations, to determine the location and extent of operations, and to determine whether the operations will be in conformity with Federal laws and regulations when working with explosive.
Explosives
ATF F 5400.5 Report of Theft/Loss - Explosives Materials (ATF Form 5400.5) (531 KB)
The purpose of this form is to report the theft or loss of explosive materials to the ATF.
Explosives
ATF F 5400.28 Employee Possessor Questionnaire (ATF Form 5400.28) (675 KB)
*This form is used to determine the eligibility of the employee possessor to engage in certain explosives operations.
Explosives
ATF F 5330.3D Form 6NIA - Application/Permit for Temporary Importation of Firearms and Ammunition by Nonimmigrant Aliens (ATF Form 5330.3D) (341 KB)
*This form is used to apply to temporarily import firearms and ammunition for lawful hunting or sporting purposes.  For use by nonimmigrant aliens only.
Firearms
ATF F 7110.15 Form 7110.15 Forensic Firearm Training Request for Non-ATF Employees (251 KB)
The purpose of this form is to provide an avenue for Federal, State, Local and International Agencies to register for Forensic Firearm training.
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ATF F 8620.42 Police Check Inquiry-8620.42 (423 KB)

Administrative Forms

Police Check Inquiry

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ATF F 5330.3B Form 6-Part 2 - Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War (ATF Form 5330.3B) (311 KB)
This form is used to apply to permanently import firearms, ammunition and implements of war.  For use by active duty military members only.
Firearms
ATF F 5320.5 Form 5 - Application for Tax Exempt Transfer and Registration of Firearm (ATF Form 5320.5) (3912 KB)
*This form is used to apply the tax-exempt transfer of an unserviceable (welded) firearm to anyone other than a Federal firearms licensee who has paid the required special (occupational) tax to deal in NFA firearms and to or from government agencies.
Firearms
ATF F 5320.23 National Firearms Act (NFA) Responsible Person Questionnaire (5320.23) (651 KB)
Please read all instructions on this form before submitting it to ATF.
Firearms
ATF F 5330.4 Form 4587 - Application to Register as an Importer of U.S. Munitions Import List Articles (ATF Form 5330.4) (272 KB)
This form is used to register and pay to permanently import defense articles on the United States Munitions Import List.
Firearms
5400.4 Limited Permittee Transaction Report (ATF Form 5400.4) (794 KB)
The purpose of this form is to verify that all persons who are purchasing explosive materials have the proper Federal permit and to ensure that such person have appropriate facilities for storage of the explosive materials.
Explosives
ATF F 5320.4 Form 4 - Application for Tax Paid Transfer and Registration of Firearm (ATF Form 5320.4) (1631 KB)
*Application for tax paid transfer and registration of firearm used to request approval to transfer a NFA firearm subject to transfer tax liability.  Typically submitted for a transfer to an individual or legal entity such as a trust.
Firearms
ATF F 5330.3A Form 6-Part 1 - Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War (ATF Form 5330.3A) (381 KB)
*This form is used to apply to permanently import firearms, ammunition and implements of war.
Firearms
ATF F 5320.20 Application to Transport Interstate or to Temporarily Export Certain National Firearms Act (ATF Form 5320.20) (343 KB)
This form is used to obtain permission to temporarily or permanently move your registered NFA machine gun, short barreled rifle or shotgun, or destructive device interstate. Persons other than qualified federal firearms licensees (FFL) or government agencies are required to obtain this permission.
Firearms
8620.65 Request for ATF Background Investigation Information (201 KB)

Other federal, state and local agency representatives requesting ATF background investigation information, must complete the Request for ATF Background Investigation Information—ATF Form 8620.65, as an official request for the information. ATF will make an authorized disclosure determination based on the type of agency requesting the information and the reason for the request. ATF will maintain the completed form as an official record of the request for information from the other agency.

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