ID Requirements for Firearm Transactions

(work in progress)

Notice regarding California 'Federal Limits Apply' Licenses

'Federal Limits Apply' licenses may be accepted for paperwork purposes if the following two conditions are met:

  • Your license must be issued after Jan 22, 2018
  • You must provide an additional document for Proof of Legal Status

Acceptable Documents (original or certified copy only)

  • Unexpired U.S. passport of passport card
  • Certified copy of birth certificate from a U.S. state or U.S. territory
  • U.S. certified or consular report of birth abroad
  • Unexpired foreign passport with valid U.S. visa and approved I-94 form
  • Certificate of naturalization or citizenship
  • Valid, unexpired Permanent resident Card
  • Unexpired employment authorization document (EAD) Card (I-766) or valid/unexpired EAD Card with Notice of Action (I-797 C)