Firearms Licensing Information

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Firearms Permits

FIREARMS LICENSING CHECKLIST

NEW LTC/FID APPLICANTS ONLY: (Applicants for Pepper Spray are exempt)

  • You must have completed a basic firearms safety course taught by a State certified instructor. Certificate MUST accompany application.
  • You must supply three (3) letters of reference, addressed to the Chief of Police. (Keith MacPherson – 155 Lexington Street Waltham, MA. 02452) These letters must be typed, and include the writers’ name, address, date of birth, and a valid phone number. (Reference letters cannot be from family members)
  • Any License to carry for “All Lawful Purposes” requires an additional letter addressed to the Chief of Police (Keith MacPherson – 155 Lexington Street Waltham, MA. 02452) outlining the reasons for such a request. ALL letters must accompany application.

 ALL APPLICANTS MUST SUPPLY:

·         A $100.00 BANK CHECK or MONEY ORDER made payable to the City of Waltham. No Cash or Personal checks will be accepted.

o       First time pepper spray applicants pay $25

o       Renewals for pepper spray are free

o       LTC/FID Renewals for applicants 70 years of age or older are free

·        A copy  Massachusetts driver’s license (must have a Waltham address) and accompany application. If renewing LTC/FID copy front and back of LTC/FID license this must accompany application.

·         All completed applicants must be returned to the police station between 8AM to 3PM for review prior to a scheduled appointment.Please leave cell phone and/or e-mail address on form.

After reviewing the application you will be contacted by the  Firearms Licensing Officer Richard Modica.

 

LICENSING OFFICER Richard Modica

(781) 314-3587

WALTHAM POLICE DEPARTMENT

COMMUNITY SERVICES DIVISION

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

 

 

 

  Firearms Identification (FID) Card Or License To Carry Firearms (LTC) Application
 

Massachusetts Gun Control Act of 1998