Does ammo have to be shipped to FFL in California?

ALL AMMO SALES need to ship to either an FFL, CA Ammo Vendor’s license or an 03 FFL with the required C.O.E. (certificate of eligibility). These MUST be current, valid, & completely legible.

Can you ship ammo in the mail in California?

Ammunition is actually on the list of items the US Postal Service prohibits for shipment. USPS prohibits the shipment of ammo both domestically and internationally. Therefore, you’ll need to use another carrier such as UPS or FedEx if you wish to ship ammunition.

What happens if you ship ammo to California?

If you want to have ammunition shipments to California, you will have to send it to a licensed vendor first before you can receive it. You must be a California resident and pass a background check at the time of purchase, which will cost an additional fee.

Can I bring ammunition into California?

Well, you can buy ammunition out of state, but to bring it into California, you first have to ship it to a licensed California ammunition vendor so they can perform a background check and hand your ammo back to you. The law does not limit the fee the vendor can charge for this service.

Can I bring an off roster gun into California?

In order to bring into California any guns bought or obtained out of state, California residents must have the weapons directly shipped to a licensed gun dealer. Then, before the dealer transfers the gun to the owner, it must follow the procedures for in-state gun transactions, including: a criminal background check.

Can my friend send me ammo in California?

State law authorizes people to sell or share ammunition with their spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, children, and grandchildren without the participation of a licensed vendor.

Is hollow point ammo legal in California?

California and the Nation – Federal Court Upholds S.F. Hollow-Point-Bullet Ban and Gun Lock Box Law – Ca – News.

Is it legal to ship primers to California?

Super Moderator. Primers are considered HazMat and thus have to ship by common carrier, ground only. USPS won’t touch it. So you’re going to get whacked with a fee of about $28 on top of the regular shipping.

Is it legal to ship ammo to California?

At any rate, it is legal to ship ammunition from private party to private party in the U.S., although there are some restrictions by county, in California. It does need to go by ground, either UPS or FedEx . The trouble is shipping through Canada.

What are the requirements to buy ammunition in California?

Starting July 1 of 2019, you must meet the following criteria to purchase ammunition in California: Be a current resident of California. Pass “Eligibility Check” aka Background check. Be 21 years of age or older to purchase handgun ammunition. Be 18 years of age or older to purchase rifle or shotgun ammunition.

What are the ammunition laws in California?

California ammunition law requires vendors to keep certain information and sell or transfer ammunition to consumers in a specific manner. Ammunition sellers must keep control over who in their stores sells ammunition to the public and the law dictates how ammunition can be displayed in the store.

Can you buy ammo online in California?

Generally, online ammo purchases are legal in California; the cities of Oakland, San Francisco, Sacramento, and Los Angeles prohibit mail order purchase of ammunition. It is not legal to purchase/shoot tracer ammo in California.