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Form ID Title Description Category
F 4590 Factoring Criteria for Weapons (ATF Form 4590) (169 KB)
Form used by ATF to factor the importability of a pistol or revolver.
Firearms
F 6330.1 Application for National Firearms Examiner Academy (ATF Form 6330.1) (244 KB)

This form is for applying to attend the ATF National Firearms Examiner Academy to acquire firearms and toolmark examiner training.

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F 5400.4 Limited Permittee Transaction Report (ATF Form 5400.4) (369 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
F 3310.6 Interstate Firearms Shipment Theft/Loss Report (ATF Form 3310.6) (228 KB)
This form is used to report the theft or loss of firearms experienced by common carriers in interstate shipment.
Firearms
F 5330.3A Form 6 Part 1 - Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War (ATF Form 5330.3A) (417 KB)

This form is used to apply to permanently import firearms, ammunition and implements of war.

Firearms
F 4473 (5300.9) f_4473_5300._9_pt._1_spanish_version_change_made_in_june_2023_revised_december_2022_omb_approved_for_6_months_draft_only-_6.13.23.pdf (871 KB)

Proposed ATF Form 4473 Update (Spanish Version)

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F 5300.5 Report of Firearms Transactions (ATF Form 5300.5) (223 KB)

This form must be completed by licensees upon receipt of a demand letter issued through either the Attorney General or an ATF official.

Firearms
F 5300.38 Application for an Amended Federal Firearms License (ATF Form 5300.38) (365 KB)
This application must be completed by any federal firearms licensee (FFL) who intend to change the business and/or mailing address of an active license and certify compliance with the provisions of the law for the new address.
Firearms
F 5000.30 Supplemental Information on Water Quality Considerations (ATF Form 5000.30) (220 KB)

This form is used by ATF to determine whether a certification from a state of multi-state authority is needed for discharge of effluent into navigable water of the United States.

Explosives
F 5300.9 4473 Part 1— Firearms Transaction Record Over-The-Counter (ATF Form 5300.9) (417 KB)

Used by federal firearms licensees (FFLs) to determine if they may lawfully sell or deliver a firearm to the person identified in Section B, and to alert the transferee/buyer of certain restrictions on the receipt and possession of firearms.

Firearms
F 5320.10 Form 10 - Application for Registration of Firearms Acquired by Certain Governmental Entities (ATF Form 5320.10) (278 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
F 5320.2 Form 2 - Notice of Firearms Manufactured or Imported (ATF Form 5320.2) (330 KB)

This form is used by qualified federal firearms licensees to report the manufacture or importation of an NFA firearm.

Firearms
F 5320.5 Form 5 - Application for Tax Exempt Transfer and Registration of Firearm (ATF Form 5320.5) (1081 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 National Firearms Act (NFA) firearms and to or from government agencies.

Firearms
F 3311.4 Application for Alternate Means of Identification of Firearm(s) (Marking Variance) (ATF Form 3311.4) (483 KB)

This is the form which is used by licensed manufacturers and importers requesting ATF approval to adopt markings on behalf of another manufacturer/importer during firearms manufacturing process. OMB No. 1140-0104 (10/31/2026)

Firearms
ATF F 5300.9A 4473 Cont. - Firearms Transaction Record Continuation Sheet (ATF Form 5300.9A) (358 KB)

This form is a continuation of Section A of the attached ATF Form 4473 and is completed by the transferor/seller. When completed, this attachment is incorporated into and made part of the ATF Form 4473.

Firearms
ATF F 5300.9A (Spanish) 4473 Cont. - Hoja de Continuación de Registro de Transacción de Armas de Fuego (Formulario 5300.9A de la ATF) (147 KB)

Este formulario es continuación de Seccion A del Formulario 4473 de ATF y el transferidor/vendedor lo completa. Cuando esté completo, el documento será incorporado y será parte del Formulario 4473 de ATF.

Firearms
F 5300.9 (Spanish) 4473 - Registro de Transacción de Armas de Fuego (Formulario 5300.9 de la ATF) (616 KB)
La información y certificación del presente formulario sirven para que el que posea una licencia conforme a la sección 923 del título 18, Código de los Estados Unidos, determine si él/ella puede vender o entregar legalmente un arma de fuego a la persona indicada en la sección A y para que el adquiriente/comprador este alertado de las restricciones que se imponen al recibo y la posesión de armas de fuego.
Firearms
F 5300.11 Annual Firearms Manufacturing and Exportation Report (AFMER) (ATF Form 5300.11) (466 KB)

This form is required of all Type 07 and Type 10 federal firearms licensees (FFLs) for reporting production data for the manufacture and exportation of firearms.

Instead of printing this form and mailing it in, please consider using eForms to electronically complete and submit your AFMER form. You can complete the AFMER eForm at www.atf.gov/firearms/applications-eforms.  If you need assistance with eForms, send an email to eforms.admin@atf.gov.

Firearms
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) (508 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
F 5630.7 Special Tax Registration and Return - National Firearms Act (ATF Form 5630.7) (393 KB)

Federal firearms licensees (FFLs) who engage in importing, manufacturing or dealing in National Firearms Act (NFA) firearms are required to file this form and pay the special occupational tax (SOT), an annual tax that begins on July 1 and ends June 30.

Firearms
F 5330.3D Form 6NIA - Application/Permit for Temporary Importation of Firearms and Ammunition by Nonimmigrant Aliens (ATF Form 5330.3D) (321 KB)

This form is used to apply to temporarily import firearms and ammunition for lawful hunting or sporting purposes. For use by visiting foreign nationals (nonimmigrant aliens) only.

Firearms
F 5400.13/F 5400.16 Application for Explosives License or Permit (ATF Form 5400.13/5400.16) (575 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 explosives.

Explosives
F 5400.28 Employee Possessor Questionnaire (ATF Form 5400.28) (392 KB)

This form is used to determine the eligibility of the employee possessor (EP) to engage in certain explosives operations.

Explosives
F 5320.24 Description of Firearm and Information on Request for Demonstration (357 KB)

ATF Form 5320.24, Description of Firearm and Information on Request for Demonstration, should be submitted by Federal Firearms Licensees who have paid the special (occupational) tax to import, manufacture, or deal in NFA firearms, for approval to transfer an NFA firearm to a similarly qualified licensee. The completed ATF Form 5320.24 should be completed by a law enforcement agency requesting demonstration of 922(o) machineguns and will serve as supporting documentation for the ATF Form 3 (5320.3), Application for Tax-Exempt Transfer of Firearm and Registration to Special Occupational Taxpayer (National Firearms Act). The furnishing of this information is mandatory pursuant to Federal regulation (27 CFR § 479.105(d)).

Firearms
F 5400.29 Application for Restoration of Explosives Privileges (ATF Form 5400.29) (539 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

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