If you have any questions regarding the firearm application process,
please contact
Colleen Pursell at (908) 995-2804
APPLICATION FORMS TO DOWNLOAD
Applicant Must:
1. Be a resident of Holland Township
2. Be 18 years of age for a New Jersey Firearms Purchaser Identification Card
3. Be 21 years of age for a New Jersey Firearms Permit to Purchase a Handgun
4. Answer all questions on the application truthfully- type or block print all answers
5. Give complete mailing addresses where asked
6. Provide references that you have known for a minimum of 3-5 years, no relatives
7. Confirm that all information provided reflects their current address

Documents You Must Provide:
* Copy of either your tax bill or rent agreement showing name and address.  (If you do not own or rent a letter must
be provided by the homeowner indicating that you reside with them)
* Copy of two recent bills in your name and address
* Copy of birth certificate
* Copy of New Jersey driver's license.  (A post office box shall only appear on a driver's license as part of an
address.  If you only have a post office box listed, this must be updated prior to your application)
* Application for Firearms Purchaser Identification Card and/or Handgun Purchase Permit
* Firearms Investigation Release Authorization
* Firearm Investigation - Page 2
* Consent for Mental Health Records Search
* Consent for Juvenile Records Search (26 years of age or under)

Lost/Stolen/Mutiliated Card Replacements:
1. Applicants applying to replace a stolen or lost card must provide a written statement as to where, when and how it
was stolen or lost.

2. Applicants applying to replace a mutilated card must provide a written statement as to where, when and how it
was mutilated.  The card will need to be turned in during your application process.

Fees:    Cash/Check made payable to Holland Township Police Department.  (All cash must be exact change.)

ID Cards (Initial Only)                      $5.00

Permit to Purchase a Handgun    $2.00/each

Fingerprinting or Record Check:

Fingerprinting: Is mandated for all first time applicants.  Applicants will receive information for fingerprinting
during their appointment.  The cost is $55.45  which is paid directly to MorphoTrust.  Payment will be made online
with a credit/debit card.  First time applicants will not need to do a check through NJPortal.

Record Check Through NJPortal: All applicants who currently hold a New Jersey Firearms Purchaser
Identification Card will have their record check performed on the internet through NJPortal.   The cost is $20.00
which is paid directly to the State of New Jersey.  A link and instructions will be provided during your appointment.

Application Submission:    

Contact Colleen Pursell at (908) 995-2804 ext. 224 to schedule an appointment.  Appointments are available
Monday - Friday from 8:30 to 3:30 pm and as listed above.
Applicant Has I.D. Card
Needs Permit to
Purchase Forms /
Change of Address

REMINDER: DO NOT SIGN FORMS
Tax Bill / Rent Agreement

Copies of 2 recent bills

Copy of Birth Certificate

Copy of Driver's License

Copy of Firearms ID Card

STS-33

Firearms Investigation Release Form

Investigation Report - Page 2

Juvenile Records Search

SP-66 Consent for Mental Health


$2.00 for each permit cash or personal
check made payable to
Holland Township Police Department

First Time Applicant
Forms

REMINDER DO NOT SIGN FORMS


Tax Bill / Rent Agreement

Copies of 2 recent bills

Copy of Birth Certificate

Copy of Driver's License

STS-33

Firearms Investigation Release Form

Investigation Report - Page 2

Juvenile Records Search

SP-66 Consent for Mental Health

$5.00 I.D. Card (one time fee) cash or personal
check made payable to
Holland Township Police Department

$2.00 for each permit cash or personal check
made payable to
Holland Township Police Department
Below are additional times when firearm applications can be processed:

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, April 23, 2016 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday,  May 25, 2016 - 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Please note that you must call ahead for an appointment.  Thank you.
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