FIREARM APPLICATIONS

Online Firearms Application Procedures:
(Handwritten forms are no longer accepted at the Oradell Police Department).

  • Persons wanting to purchase rifles or shotguns must be 18 years old and apply for a Firearms Identification Card.

  • Persons wanting to purchase a handgun must be 21 years old and apply for a handgun permit(s).


Step 1:  Visit the website https://njportal.com/NJSP/FARS

Step 2:  Insert the Oradell ORI # NJ0024400

Step 3:  Complete the online application. When completing the application you will need the email addresses of two reputable references that have been acquainted with you for a minimum of two years.

You will receive automated email updates throughout the process. Once your application is complete, a department representative will contact you to pick-up your firearms identification card/pistol purchase permit(s).

If you have any questions, you can contact Officer Jeff Peters or Officer Kyle Costa at 201-261-0200