Do not contact the New Jersey State Police if YOU SUBMITTED A FARS APPLICATION TO A MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENT and YOU DO NOT RESIDE IN A STATE POLICE AREA.
If you RESIDE IN A MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENT JURISDICTION:
If you send an email to the NJSP regarding an ISSUE THAT MUST BE HANDLED BY YOUR LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENT, YOU WILL NOT GET A REPLY.
If you reside in a STATE POLICE AREA and have a question regarding your application, contact your State Police station firearms investigator.
FirearmsInvestUnit@njsp.org - Please use this email for inquiries related to your FARS or Permit to Carry application that was submitted to an NJSP Station because you reside in that station area. If you submitted an application to a MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENT, DO NOT send an email to this email address. You will not receive a reply. For any questions related to a FARS application, contact your MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENT. If you have a firearms question that is a NON FARS related question, please utilize this email. Please note, the NJSP Firearms Investigation Unit does not provide legal advice.
FirearmsDealers@njsp.org - Please use this email if you are an aspiring retail / wholesale firearms dealer or a current licensed firearms dealer.
RPO@njsp.org - Please use this email if you have a question regarding your Retired Police Officer Permit to Carry.
Pursuant to Executive Order 129 issued by Governor Murphy, RPO renewals that expired during the Public Health Emergency have been extended for 90 days past the end of the emergency. To remain compliant, applicants must apply before their permit expires with their most recent qualification scores. Applicants will have an additional 90 days past the end of the emergency to requalify and update their scores with FIU.
P.O. Box 7068
West Trenton, New Jersey 08628-0068
FirearmsInvestUnit@njsp.org - FARS or Permit to Carry applications (NON- RPO)
FirearmsDealers@njsp.org - Current firearms dealers or Aspiring retail / Wholesale firearms dealer
RPO@njsp.org - Question regarding your Retired Police Officer Permit to Carry