Ammunition Shipping Restrictions By State
Alaska No ammunition or primer shipments.
California Ammunition shipments must go to one of the following:
-A licensed ammunition vendor with a copy of their license on file
-A Federally licensed dealer (FFL) with a copy of their license on file
-A type 03 FFL (C&R) with a certificate of eligibility (COE) and both licenses on file
-A gun range that will keep the ammunition on their premises
-A law enforcement agency with written authorization from the head of the agency stating that the ammunition is for official use
* Blank ammunition is excluded and may ship direct *
-Los Angeles CityNo ammunition shipments.
-Marin CountyCCW card must be faxed / emailed (on file) for ammunition purchase as well as the above California requirements.
-San FranciscoNo “prohibited” ammunition
Connecticut For all valid ammunition and magazine purchases one of the following is required:
-A valid permit to carry a pistol or revolver
-A valid permit to sell at retail a pistol or revolver
-A valid eligibility certificate for a pistol or revolver-A valid long gun eligibility certificate
-A valid ammunition certificate and a legal photo ID that shows date of birth and photograph.
Hawaii No ammunition
Illinois Any resident purchasing ammunition within or outside the State of Illinois must provide the seller with a copy of his or her valid Firearm Owner’s Identification Card (FOID) or valid concealed carry license and either his or her Illinois driver’slicense or Illinois State Identification Card prior to the shipment of the ammunition. The ammunition may be shipped only to an address on either of those 2 documents.
Massachusetts No ammunition.
New Jersey FPID card must be faxed / e-mailed. (on file).
New York Ammo shipments must go to an FFL dealer or registered Seller of Ammunition. A copy of the FFL / SoA must be sent to us or already be on file.
Washington D.C. For all ammunition purchases a valid Firearms Registration Certificate is required.No ammunition feeding devices over 10 rounds.No .50 BMG caliber ammo. No armor piercing ammo.Any ammo component such as cases, primers, powder or bullets is considered to be “ammunition” in Washington DC and thus requires a license as well.