To apply for a Firearms Identification Card (FID) or License to Carry (LTC) and/or RENEW you must contact Maureen Garrity @ 781-932-4510 x4888 to schedule an appointment. Keep in mind appointments are booked on a Tuesday or Friday between 9:00am -11:00 am.
All firearms license applications require an appointment so that data may be electronically entered into the Massachusetts Instant Records Check System (MICRS).
If this is the first time you are applying for a License to Carry Firearms (LTC) you will need to bring with you to the appointment:
Letters of reference from 3 persons who are either known to or otherwise found satisfactory by this Department. Each letter should be addressed to Chief Robert Rufo, Woburn Police Department, 25 Harrison Avenue, Woburn, MA 01801 and be given to applicant to bring in. In addition to general reference information regarding the applicant, each letter shall state that the applicant is of sound mind and character and is believed by this reference to have demonstrated responsibility for the safe possession of a firearm. Each reference must state how long they have known the applicant and the specific basis for their opinion that the applicant is responsible and of sound mind. Each reference must also indicate their willingness to be interviewed by the licensing authority. Name, Address and Phone Number must also be on the letter so we can contact the reference.
If this is the first time you are applying for a Firearms Identification Card (FID)
you will need to bring with you to the appointment:
FID RESTRICTED (MACE OR OTHER INCAPACITATING SPRAYS)
Need SS#; Fingerprints done; $25 check/money order; no safety course
To RENEW your License to Carry Firearms or Firearms Identification Card you will need to bring with you to the appointment:
Many of the transactions on the State Firearms Forms page can safely and secured can be accomplished online