FIREARMS CARRY PERMIT APPLICATIONS

Step 1: Applicants must follow the instructions provided by the New Jersey State Police. Please click below:

                     New Jersey State Police Permit To Carry INSTRUCTIONS

                     

                       New Jersey State Police Permit to Carry APPLICATION

                       

Step 2: Applicants must schedule an appointment with Lieutenant Terpstra or Sergeant Smith by calling headquarters or via e-mail.

Contact Information

Headquarters: 973-838-0158

Lieutenant David Terpstra:   dterpstra@bloomingdalepolice.com 

Sergeant Steven Smith:       ssmith@bloomingdalepolice.com

Step 3: Applicants must arrive with a completed application packet to include:

  • Completed State of New Jersey Application for Permit to Carry a Handgun, in triplicate. Note: All references must know the applicant for a minimum of three (3) years prior to the date of the application. All original copies must be double sided and notarized.

  • Driver’s License and Birth Certificate OR Driver License and Naturalization Paperwork/Green Card

  • Submit four color passport size photographs with your application package.

  • Completed Consent for Mental Health Search

  • Written proof of qualification and ownership with the handgun(s) you intend on carrying if your application is approved.

Step 4: Once your application is received, you will be issued a case number along with the applicable                    service code for fingerprinting.

Out of State Resident – apply at a non-toll road State Police Barracks closest to your residence.
In-State Resident – apply to your local police department (State Police patrolled areas apply to local Barracks.)

 

FOR QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS PLEASE CONTACT THE MAIN DESK

Bloomingdale Police Department

101 Hamburg Turnpike

Bloomingdale, NJ 07403

Main: 973 838 0158

Fax: 973 838 5762