All firearms applications are required to be submitted through the NJ Firearms Application Registration portal. Handwritten applications for ID cards and/or handgun permits will no longer be accepted.
Please follow the instructions in order to complete the process.
Firearms Registration and Application System (FARS)
Step 1: Log on to www.njportal.com/njsp/fars You will needs Belmar's ORI # NJ0130700
Step 2: Complete the online application. You may complete the application using a smartphone, mobile device, laptop or desktop computer. When completing the application you will need the email addresses of two (2) reputable references. Your references can be family members.
You will be receiving automated email updates throughout the process.
For questions, please contact Detective Philip Bohrman at 732-681-3715 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Retired Law Enforcement Officer Program (RPO)- For complete instructions (initial/renewal) & application paperwork visit the NJ State Police website at: