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VISITORS TO THE UNITED STATES
ATF Form 6NIA
Bringing Firearms Into the U.S.

Guidance provided by Joe Potosky, the Lost Target

ATF Form 6NIA

Nonimmigrants Aliens lawfully admitted to the United States are required to apply for and obtain an approved Form 6NIA if they are temporarily importing or bringing firearms or ammunition into the United States for lawful hunting or sporting purposes.

Firearms and ammunition listed on a ATF Form 6NIA may be repeatedly brought into the states for twelve months from the date the permit is approved.

The application must be pre-approved by ATF Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch, West Virigina.

VISA NOT REQUIRED

Legal Nonimmigrants Aliens who don't require a VISA

- As of July 2012 Nonimmigrants who don't require a VISA ARE NOT required to submit documentation (Hunting License / Shoot Invitation) with ATF Form 6NIA when submitting for approval.

** As of January 7, 2014 a revised ATF Form 6NIA with changes has not been published. Publish date unknown!

Current Processing Time

Application

The ATF is showing a projected 3 month processing time, due to staffing shortages and number of applications to process.

No reports from anyone who recently processed a form reporting such a delay, but be warned (Don't Delay)!

Current Processing Times for ATF applications - PDF

VISA REQUIRED

Nonimmigrants Aliens who require a Visa

- Shoot invitation or state side hunting license (any state) is required to be submited with the ATF Form 6NIA application.

- Contact shoot management to receive a Shoot Invitation.

- An approved ATF Form 6NIA with stateside hunting license (any state), gives unlimited entry for valid reasons, not necessarily hunting.

    Hunting license option is recommended for club visits, practice, attending shoots; league, fun, charity, without the need of a shoot invitation.

    License Accepted: Non-resident shooting preserve, non-resident small game hunting, or non-resident non-game.

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Renting or Borrowing Firearms
If not bringing firearms and/or ammunition into the states, but plan on renting or borrowing a firearm, you DON'T require ATF Form 6NIA. See Renting.

Return Email Option
Check your SPAM folder if using the AFT Form 6NIA Email option before contacting ATF about not receiving a returned form!

Purchase Firearm
Firearms purchased must take place using an FFL.  You cannot take possession!  FFL must ship to your country!
You can take possession provided you meet State of residency requirements. This is not the case when visiting!

AFT Form 6NIA Completion
Ammunition not listed won't be allowed.  Include backup firearm.
Your not required to bring all firearms & ammunition listed.  I.e. you may need one firearm at one shoot, but two at the next, or only bringing your hunting firearm!

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  • Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch


    Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch
    244 Needy Road
    Martinsburg, West Virginia 25405

    Phone: (304) 616-4550
    Fax: (304) 616-4554

    Office hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST
    Monday through Friday (except federal holidays)
    The ATF office will answer any questions.

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    The Process

    Visiting the USA with Firearm.

    Rule Change for those who DON'T require a VISA

    As of July 12, 2012 your still required to apply for an approved ATF Form 6NIA, but don't have to supply a hunting license or shoot invitation.

    This rule change is only for those who entry into the USA and DON'T require a VISA.  If you require a VISA to enter the USA, then you will still need to use the Hunting License or Shoot Invitation option.

    ATF cannot give a date when a new form will be published.

    ATF will process your form without the Hunting License or Shoot Invitation, but be prepared to have problems with US Customs (my words) as it will take time to bring them up to speed, especially if your using the older ATF Form 6NIA.  ATF said you can have U.S. customs call them if they have any questions.  In the short term I suggest you still use the Hunting License or Shoot Invitation option until the new form is published, but that is your decision to make.

    Read:

  • June 7, 2012 /Rules and Regulations - PDF

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    The application must be approved by the ATF Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch located in West Virigina.

    You may mail or fax the application.  It's recommended you FAX.

    - Download  ATF Form 6NIA application.
    - Complete the form.
    - Attach shoot invitations, registrations, or state side hunting license.  * Only if you require a VISA to enter the USA!
    - Fax: (304) 616-4554

    It may take eight weeks for the application to be approved.

    • Make sure provided information is legible.  If not readable it will not be processed!

    • List correct model, not O/U or Semi.  Contact the Manufacturer if not sure

    • List all firearms, to include backup gun.

      • To add a firearm at a later date, you must submit a new application, listing all firearms.

      • When the space provided on the ATF Form 6NIA, items 14.a thru h. is not sufficient to list all the articles you wish to import, as in your latest submission, please note solely the words “see attachment” on the face of the ATF Form 6NIA, under block 14.a.. Then use a separate sheet of paper to precisely describe and list the articles following the identical column format items 14.a.-h.

    • List all ammunition your importing, include shoot-off and practice ammunition.

      • Ammunition not listed, cannot be taken into the states.

      • To add ammunition at a later date, you must submit a new application, listing all firearms and ammunition.

    • You can mix and match firearms and ammunition on one permit i.e., rifle, pistol, shotgun.

    • All items listed on the permit need not be in your possession when entering, as your allowed multiple entries.

      Fax:

      • Provide a telephone number and fax number (including country code).  * See Email option below!

      • Insure the information can be read at the other end.  If not sure, run a test by faxing to yourself for readability.

      • When faxing a hunting license, insure it's readable.  * Hunting License Only if you require a VISA to enter the USA!

      • Some are providing faxes which are blocked when the equipment does not recognize the fax Õ phone number.  This can be prevented by taking your blocks off when your fax number is provided for processing.

      • Fax only one copy of each document.  Fax: (304) 616-4554.

    • You will normally receive an approved or disapproved application from the ATF in six or eight weeks.  It's recommended you submit the application 90 days prior to the date you need it.  The approval may be returned via FAX or email (PDF attachment).

    • EMAIL: Many who fill out the form are providing a Telephone number (include long distance codes) and using the Email address option instead of a return FAX number.   Check your SPAM folder when using the Email option before contacting ATF about not receiving a returned form!

    • A shoot brochure/flier is not a Shoot Invitation!

      EXCEPTION!

      Target shooters using Washington State Crossings may be required to produce shoot invitations per Washington state law.

      ATTENTION CANADIANS:

      Residents importing goods that were previously exported from Canada, can ask the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) staff to document their firearms, on Form BSF407, Identification of Articles for Temporary Exportation, before leaving the country.  The BSF407 can be used to identify the goods as having been previously exported from Canada to ensure they aren’t subject to duties or taxes.  The information recorded on the BSF407 will include specific details about the goods, including make, model, serial number or other identifying information. If entering via Quebec you will require a firearm registration!

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    Target Shooters

    * Only if you require a VISA to enter the USA!

    When submitting ATF Form 6NIA for approval, submit shoot invitations/registrations to all events you will be attending for the next 12 months.

    An approved ATF Form 6NIA will authorize entry to the states with the firearms and ammunition listed on the permit, repeatedly for 12 months, as long invitations/registrations attached to the permit are for future events.

    A permit supported with shoot invitations can only be used to enter the states to attend such events.

    A shoot brochure/flier is not a Shoot Invitation!  When a club mails a shoot brochure/flier they should include a brief personalized Invitation to attend.

      We (ATF) will need an official invitation or registration, preferably on the organizations letterhead, to attend a competitive target shooting event or sports or hunting trade show sponsored by a national, State, or local firearms trade organization devoted to the competitive use or other sporting use of firearms. A processed registration form in your name will meet our requirements. If you can not provide the above referenced documents, then a copy of the envelope showing your name, address, and postmark along with the senders will also work.

    The ATA and a number of clubs/organizations put out shoot invitation letters that seem to pass mustered with both the Firearms Branch and Customs.  Saying that, such letters are technically only to be used for attending shooting events.  Insure the letter you are using meets all your needs, such as random visits to clubs, visits to a friends property, or shoots you don't have an invitation for.  If not, the hunting license option should be considered!

    If you have doubts on the validity of your invitation, contact West Virigina ATF to insure it's acceptable, as if rejected, you may not be notified for 6 - 8 weeks.

    Hunting License Exception: If you do not expect to receive invitations / registrations for future competitions until shortly before the competitions, you may want to rely on the hunting license exception to the nonimmigrant alien prohibition.

      If you attach a hunting license to your application, instead of a shoot invitation, you will be able to bring in the firearms and ammunition listed on the permit repeatedly for 12 months after the date the permit is approved, for all purposes, as long as you have a valid State hunting license to present to the Customs Inspector at the time of entry.

      You may rely on this exception even though you are coming to the United States for competitive shooting events, and not to hunt.

    The use of this exception is used by a large number of shooters who enter the states frequently.

    Guidance provided on the ATF Form 6NIA application:

      If you are attending a shooting event or trade show and are not sure if it qualifies for the exception, please contact ATF's Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch prior to submitting your application.  ATF can tell you whether the event qualifies.  If it does not qualify, you may instead support your application with a hunting license or permit from a State within the United States.

      The hunting license/permit DOES NOT have to be from the State where you will be importing and/or using the firearm(s) and ammunition.  See question #18 of the application, if using the hunting license option.

    EXCEPTION!

    Target shooters using Washington State Crossings may be required to produce shoot invitations per Washington state law.

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    Shoot Invitations

    * Only if you require a VISA to enter the USA!

    A shoot brochure/flier is not a shoot invitation!  When a club mails a shoot brochure/flier they should include a brief personalized invitation to attend.

    It's recommended that in the body of the invitation, it's addressed to the shooter, on letterhead, with organization logo.

    I received this guidance from the ATF on Apr 17, 2007:

      To NIA Applicant:

      We will need an official invitation or registration, preferably on the organizations letterhead, to attend a competitive target shooting event or sports or hunting trade show sponsored by a national, State, or local firearms trade organization devoted to the competitive use or other sporting use of firearms. A processed registration form in your name will meet our requirements. If you can not provide the above referenced documents, then a copy of the envelope showing your name, address, and postmark along with the senders will also work.

    If the club you want to visit is unsure on how to format a shoot invitation, feel free to forward this page link or have them contact the ATF.

    SHOOT MANAGEMENT - PREPARING SHOOT INVITATIONS

    Local organizations devoted to the collection, competitive use, or other sporting use of firearms can issue shoot invitations.

    From past experience, ATF expects to see a club logo and/or national logo on the invitation.

    Club's should consider setting up shoot invitations with a mail merge program, to ease the use of producing such documents.

    Club's may add multiple club shoots to one invitation, to include league shooting and fun shoots.

    Regional/state organizations are encouraged to compose a comprehensive shoot invitation listing all shoots/events held in its jurisdiction.

    Suggested Wording Posted to Your Clubs Website:

      Visitors to the U.S. Planning on Attending Shoot(s) at the Club.

      Download ATF Form for International Visitors (ATF Form 6NIA to allow for firearms entry into U.S.)

      Request Shoot Invitation Letter – All letters of invitation must be personalized to get your guns in and out of the US for shooting events.  Please send an email request containing your name and complete postal address for each person who needs an invitation to "EMAIL ADDRESS".

      Include an email address where we can send the letter or letters.

      FAX the invitation when received, along with your ATF Form 6NIA to the ATF.  Fax: (304) 616-4554

      Provide a return FAX number to the ATF. It may take up to six (6) weeks to receive approval from the ATF.

      Contact the ATF if you don't receive an approved form after four (4) weeks.  Phone: (304) 616-4550 (EST)

      Note: Suggested that shoot management sends invitaion in PDF format.

     

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    Hunter

    * Only if you require a VISA to enter the USA!

    An approved ATF Form 6NIA with a stateside hunting license (any state), gives unlimited entry for valid reasons, not necessarily hunting.

    You must always have a valid license in your possession!

    The hunting license submitted with the ATF Form 6NIA application can be from any U.S. state.  It does not have to be from the state that you will be hunting or visiting.

    • Non-resident shooting preserve license
    • Non-resident small game hunting
    • Non-Resident Non-Game

    If not sure of your hunting plans, or attending speciality hunts, and permits are not drawn until a late date, you may want to submit an ATF Form 6NIA with a hunting license from another state, in order to have an approved ATF Form 6NIA in your possession.

    • It's recommended you purchase an inexpensive license, if the state your hunting has not yet issued a license for the period you will be visiting.  Of course, you will require a hunting license from that state, at the time of the hunt.

    Non-Hunters

    For shooters using the license option for target sports other then hunting, it's recommended you purchase an inexpensive license.

    The license does not have to be from the states you will be shooting in!

    EXCEPTION!

    Target shooters (not hunters) using Washington State Crossings may be required to produce shoot invitations, as Washington state laws seem to be in conflict with federal laws.

    Renewal

    You can use any hunting license to renew your ATF Form 6NIA, as long as it is valid at the time submitted.

    • You submit in Dec. and your license expires Jan 1.  That is acceptable.
    • When you receive your approved ATF Form 6NIA you will need a vaild license when crossing the border.

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    Ammunition

    When importing Ammunition, as well as Firearms, list on the ATF Form 6NIA.

    When Importing ammunition, as many Canadian shooters do, you must take into account all ammunition requirements.

    • Be generous on your ammunition allowance and consider practice rounds, bad shells, and shoot off's.

      • If coming into the states to attend three skeet shoots without departing, at a minimum you would require 1,500 shells.

    • As the approved ATF Form 6NIA can be used for multiple trips. Include factory ammunition requirements and reloads for the various shoots/hunts you will be attending.

        What is the the number of shells you will be bringing into the states at one time for each discipline; 50 9mm, 200 .22, 1700 shotgun shells?

    • Your NOT required to bring all shells listed, when entering the US.

    • Ammunition not listed on ATF Form 6NIA, cannot be brought into the states.

  • Your required to return to your own country any unfired ammunition you initial brought into the states.

    • If you have 10 boxes (one case, 250 rounds) of factory Winchester 12 gauge ammunition listed, and did not shoot it, your required to leave with it.

    2. Aquired Ammunition When In the States:

    • You CANNOT leave the states with ammunition purchased while in the states, unless you have an export permit.

    • Ammunition won as a prize, given to you, etc., CANNOT leave the states, unless you have an export permit.

      You can purchase ammunition when in possession of an ATF Form 6NIA or stateside hunting license.

      * If a non-VISA visitor, all that is needed is valid identification to purchase ammunition (U.S. Export Permit Required to take said ammunition out of the states).

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    Club Membership

    ATF WILL NOT issue a ATF Form 6NIA because you belong to an American club, or wish to visit an American club for casual shooting.

    The Form 6NIA is for attending an upcoming competitive target shooting event or sports or hunting trade show in the United States sponsored by a national, State, or local organization devoted to the collection, competitive use, or other sporting use of firearms.

    Aliens who desire to import firearms or ammunition for other than legitimate hunting or lawful sporting purposes may apply for an import permit by filing an ATF Form 6--Part I.

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    Renting or Borrowing

    If not bringing firearms and/or ammunition into the states, but plan on renting or borrowing a firearm, you DO NOT require a ATF Form 6NIA.

    Rental of Firearms On-Premises

    An alien admitted to the U.S. under a nonimmigrant visa is prohibited from possessing firearms or ammunition unless he or she falls within one of the following exemptions:

    • 1. is in possession of a hunting license or permit lawfully issued by the Federal Government, a State, or local government, or an Indian tribe federally recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs, which is valid and unexpired. The hunting license does not have to be from the State in which the business premises is located;
    • 2. was admitted to the United States for lawful hunting or sporting purposes;
    • 3. is an official representative of a foreign government who is accredited to the United States Government or the Government’s mission to an international organization having its headquarters in the United States;
    • 4. is an official representative of a foreign government who is en route to or from another country to which that alien is accredited;
    • 5. is an official of a foreign government, or a distinguished foreign visitor who has been so designated by the Department of State;
    • 6. is a foreign law enforcement officer of a friendly foreign government entering the United States on official law enforcement business; or
    • 7. has received a waiver from the Attorney General of the United States.

    If VISA not required: Permanent resident aliens, and aliens lawfully admitted to the U.S. without a visa (e.g. Visa Waiver Program) do not fall within the prohibition, and therefore do not need to meet one of the above exemptions to rent a firearm.

    Rental of Firearms Off-Premises

    A licensee may rent a firearm to any person for temporary use off the premises of the licensee for lawful sporting purposes. This transaction is considered a “transfer” and must meet the following conditions:

    • 1. The individual renting the firearm must meet the age requirement of 21 to rent a handgun, and 18 to rent a long gun;
    • 2. The individual renting the firearm has a valid identification document;
    • 3. An ATF Form 4473 must be completed, and a NICS check must be conducted; and
    • 4. The FFL must log the firearm out of the A&D record as a disposition to the transferee.

    An alien admitted to the U.S. under a nonimmigrant visa may rent a firearm for use away from the premises provided the above conditions are met, and the alien falls within one of the above listed exemptions, and has a valid identification document. However, under Federal law, a person may not transfer a firearm to an alien in possession of a waiver issued under the provisions of 18 U.S.C. 922(y)(3), unless the alien meets one of the exceptions found in 18 U.S.C. 922(y)(2).

    If VISA not required: Permanent resident aliens and aliens lawfully admitted to the U.S. without a visa (e.g. Visa Waiver Program) do not need to fall within one of the above exemptions to rent a firearm off-premises. However, the alien must have a valid identification document. The off-premises rental of an NFA firearm is allowed

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    If You Experience a Problem at the Border

    First, request to see the supervior on duty and try to resolve the issue.  If that fails and you are denied entry with a firearm; record date, time, border entry location, badge number and/or name of official, and nature of incident.

  • Fax (304) 616-4554 the information to the ATF, and follow it up with a telephone (304) 616-4550 call to ATF within 72 hours.

    Without the shooter registering a formal complaint, their is very little that can be done to resolve border crossing issues with firearms.  Most problems seen at vehicle border crossings has to do with local customs officials not fully aware of ATF firearm policies and paperwork requirements.

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    Departing the United States

    You are allowed to export all unused ammunition that you brought into the states.  Ammunition must have been listed on your ATF Form 6NIA.

    Ammunition purchased, won, or given to you while in the states cannot be taken out of the United States without you first receiving an export permit.  Such a permit may take several months to obtain.

    Your firearms must be removed from the states, as you imported them using a temporary import permit.

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    Importation of Firearm for Repairs

    Q5. I am a nonimmigrant alien temporarily bringing a firearm into the United States for repair.  Should I complete the Form 6NIA?

    A. Yes. This is the one other situation (besides a temporarily import for hunting or other lawful sporting purposes) where a nonimmigrant alien should complete the Form 6NIA.

    I contacted the Firearms Branch for clarification in regard to firearm repairs, asking a number of related questions, to include modifications. Comments at the end of paragraphs in the response are my own.

      This email is in response to your letter to the F&E Imports Branch dated March 2, 2008.

    • There is a fine line between the repair of a firearm and the manufacturing of a firearm.  For the most part, gunsmithing is the replacement of parts.  Manufacturing is the addition of firearms parts.  My suggestion would be to call your local ATF office if you need additional clarification.   (I had also asked about modifications to a firearm, not just a repair).

    • The person conducting firearm repairs should be licensed by ATF to do so.  They should either be a licensed gunsmith or a licensed manufacturer.  A letter from the gunsmith is sufficient documentation in order to apply for an ATF F6NIA.  (This was in regard to supporting documentation when submitting your ATF Form 6NIA).

    • Under an ATF F6NIA, the importation is just temporary and when the owner leaves, they must take the firearm(s) with them.  (You cannot depart the states without the firearm).

    • An ATF F6 is not the right vehicle for a temporary importation.  ATF F6’s are only for permanent importations.   (Asked about using the ATF Form 6 to temporarily import for repairs, instead of the ATF Form 6NIA).

    • If you wish to temporarily import a firearm, and cannot wait for the repair, your only other avenue is apply for a DSP-5 temporary import through the US State Department.

    • The importation of barrels also requires an approved ATF F6.  If you apply for an ATF F6NIA, you would just record the information about the barrel on the form and explain it is for repair.  (I asked about barrel repairs and modifications such as installing chokes.)   You cannot leave the barrel in the states when you depart.  You may have to inquire on choke installation, as that is not a repair.  Selling your barrel in the US requires a ATF F6, not to be confused with the ATF Form 6NIA)

    • You cannot leave a repaired firearm in the states when an ATF F6NIA is used.  An ATF F6NIA cannot be used for shipping a firearm. (I asked a direct question on the possiblity of leaving the firearm in the US and shipping)

      I hope that I have answered your questions. If not, please call our main Imports number at (304) 616-4550 and ask to speak to an Imports Specialist.

      Kevin L. Boydston
      Department of Justice
      Bureau of ATF&E
      Chief, F&E Imports Branch
      Martinsburg, WV 25405

    Question on this subject should be directed to the ATF - Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch, (304) 616-4550.

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    Travel Documents / Passport

    Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative

    Required at land and sea borders:

  • Passport issued by the Government of Canada (or)
  • Valid trusted traveler program card (FAST, NEXUS, or SENTRI) (or)
  • Enhanced Drivers License

    U.S. & Canadian citizens under the age of 16 (or anyone under 19, if traveling with a school, religious, or other youth group) need only present a birth certificate, Consular Report of Birth Abroad, Canadian Citizenship Card, or a naturalization certificate. Birth certificates can be an original, photocopy, or certified copy.

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    Permit to transit the U.S. with a firearm/ammunition

    If I am transiting the U.S. with a firearm, do I need a permit?

    If you are transiting the U.S. by air, you do not need a permit from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), however, you may need a DSP-61 (Temporary Import License) from the Department of State. If you have questions about whether a DSP-61 is needed, you should contact the U.S. Department of State, Office of Defense Trade Controls at (202) 663-2714.

    If you are transiting by car, except for the below exception, please contact the ATF for guidance.

      However, Canadian citizens coming across the border with a firearm with the intent of transiting only to go back into Canada at another port of entry (without stopping and hunting in the U.S.) should declare the firearm and ammunition when you arrive at the U.S. border. Explain that you are transiting the U.S. to get to another Canadian location for a purpose such as hunting.

      Long guns for hunting will require a CBP Form 4457 that will be completed at the port of entry when you apply for admission into the U.S. The CBP officer will verify the serial number. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) strongly recommends you have the following documentation:

      · Canadian permit for the firearm

      · A hunting license (U.S. Any State)

      NOTE: See Royal Canadian Mounted Police RCMP web site for changes to the Canadian Firearms Program.

      Traveling with handguns requires Form 6 from ATF.

    If you are transiting with a firearm and or ammunition and the purpose is not hunting, you will need to obtain the form A 6 from ATF authorizing the entry of the firearm/ammunition into the U.S. Also, if you stop and stay to either hunt or take possession of a firearm in the U.S., you will need to get the Form 6 from ATF. For ATF guidelines visit ATF.gov.

    Highly recommend you go to this link and print the page:

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    Completion Tips

    * THE NEW FORM HAS NOT BEEN PUBISHED (Sep 12, 2012)

    1. Fax one copy of the ATF Form 6NIA with:

    • One copy of a current U.S. hunting license from any state within the U.S.

      • If you submit a ATF Form 6NIA with hunting license, you don't submit shoot invitations.

      • An application for a hunting license/permit does not qualify for the exception.  A Canadian hunting license/permit also does not qualify.

    OR

    • Invitations/registrations to attend target shooting competitions or sports or hunting trade show sponsored by a national, State, or local organization devoted to the collection, competitive use, or other sporting use of firearms.

    2. ATF recommends you photocopy attachments before faxing them to ensure they are legible. If they cannot read it, they will not approve.

    • Print clearly or type the form.

    • A copy of this form will be returned to you, stamped and marked accordingly.

    3. Question 11.   If you do not have one, answer "N/A".

    4. Questions 12 and 15h are for Canadians only.  If not Canadian, leave block 14h blank.

    5. Questions 15 Discreption of Firearms and Ammunition:   Provide the name given the firearm by the Manufacturer:

    • For example: Manufacturer-Browning, Type-SG Model, Designation-Citori (NOT PUMP OR OVER/UNDER).

    • Include the barrel length and overall length (And for Canadians, firearms registration number).

      * Canadians. If you do not have a Firearms Registration Certificate Number for a particular firearm, you should write “N/A”.

    6. Include your backup firearm.

    • You cannot ask to have a firearm or ammunition added to your permit.  A new application must be submitted, to include all firearms and ammunition.

    • You ARE NOT required to bring all firearms listed, when entering the US.

    7. Postal mail may not be your best option if you need quick turn around for your application.  It's become the norm to FAX.

    8. At present, ATF WILL NOT notify you when they receive the application.

    9. If you have not received an approved form after six weeks, you may want to call the ATF and ask for the status of your application.  A small number of sportsmen have reported their applications were not in the system or they were told they had already been sent out weeks ago.  Your only option may be to re-submit.

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    Other

  • All information subject to change. Visit the BATF website or call BATF for clerification: Telephone (304) 616-4550

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