California

 

FIREARMS

All CA Dealers must give us their CFD# before ordering. CA Approval Letter must accompany all shipments

to dealers.

CAL. PEN. CODE § 12083:

 

All 03 C&R holders must provide a COE in order to purchase C&R long guns.

CAL. PEN. CODE § 27966:

 

No Sales of AK type or AR-15 type Rifles. No Sales of semi-automatic center fire rifles that use a detachable
magazine and any ONE of the following: Pistol Grip, Thumbhole Stock, Folding or Telescoping Stock, Grenade or Flare Launcher, Flash Suppressor and/or Forward Pistol Grip.

CAL. PEN. CODE § 12276.1

 

No sales of AR-15 lower receivers at all.

AIM COMPANY POLICY

 

No sales of semi-automatic Shotguns that have a detachable magazine.
CAL. PEN. CODE § 12276.1

No sales of semi-automatic Shotguns that have both: a folding or telescoping stock, and a pistol grip.
CAL. PEN. CODE § 12276.1

 

All handgun shipments to “01′′ Dealer FFL only and modern handguns must be on the California approved list:

CAL. PEN. CODE § 12071

 

No sales of Firearms to the City of Los Angeles.

LOS ANGELES MUNICIPAL CODE Article 5: 55.15. Fingerprinting of Firearms Purchasers.

 

MAGAZINES

No sales of magazines capable of holding more than ten rounds, except for FFL dealers with a valid High Capacity Magazine Permit on file.

CAL. PEN. CODE § 16740

 

ACCESSORIES

No restrictions

 

AMMUNITION

No sales of ammunition delivered to the counties of:

  1. Contra Costa (see zip code list below) Contra Costa County Code, Chapter 82, Article 82-36.1002 Record of ammunition sales
  2. Marin (see zip code list below) Marin County Code, Title 6: 6.58.075 Record of ammunition sales
  3. San Francisco (see zip code list below) San Francisco Police Code, Article 9: 615. Records of Ammunition Sales

 

No sales of ammunition to the cities of:

  1. Carson Carson Municipal Code, Chapter 3: 4312 Requirements for Ammunition Sales
  2. Los Angeles Los Angeles Municipal Code, Article 5: 55.11. Records of Ammunition Sales
  3. Oakland Oakland Municipal Code, Title 9: 9.20.040. Record of ammunition sales
  4. Sacramento Sacramento Municipal Code, Title 5: 5.66.020 Ammunition sales log required
  5. San Francisco San Francisco Police Code, Article 9: 615. Records of Ammunition Sales
  6. Sunnyvale Sunnyvale Municipal Code, Section 1: 9.44.060 Ammunition Sales

California Ammunition Policy

CA Penal Code Section 30312

Beginning January 1, 2018 all* sales of ammunition to California must ship to an FFL dealer/ammunition vendor, who will then do a face to face transfer of the ammo to the end customer as pursuant to 30312 (a) (1) & (b).

30312. (a) (1) Commencing January 1, 2018, the sale of ammunition by any party shall be conducted by or processed through a licensed ammunition vendor.

(b) Commencing January 1, 2018, the sale, delivery, or transfer of ownership of ammunition by any party may only occur in a face-to-face transaction with the seller, deliverer, or transferor, provided, however, that ammunition may be purchased or acquired over the Internet or through other means of remote ordering if a licensed ammunition vendor initially receives the ammunition and processes the transaction…

*The only exceptions are:

Ammunition can be shipped directly to a law enforcement officer (city, county, state or federal) if the officer obtains a written authorization from the head of his/her agency identifying the officer as an employee of the agency, stating he/she is authorized to purchase the ammo, and that the ammo is for duty purposes only as pursuant to 30312 (c) (1).

30312. (c) Subdivisions (a) and (b) shall not apply to the sale, delivery, or transfer of ammunition to any of the following:

(1) An authorized law enforcement representative of a city, county, city and county, or state or federal government, if the sale, delivery, or transfer is for exclusive use by that government agency and, prior to the sale, delivery, or transfer of the ammunition, written authorization from the head of the agency employing the purchaser or transferee is obtained, identifying the employee as an individual authorized to conduct the transaction, and authorizing the transaction for the exclusive use of the agency employing the individual.

Ammunition may also ship directly to C&R holders whose license shows a CA premise address AND who also have a current certificate of eligibility as pursuant to 30312 (c) (6).

30312. (c) Subdivisions (a) and (b) shall not apply to the sale, delivery, or transfer of ammunition to any of the following:

(6) A person who is licensed as a collector of firearms pursuant to Chapter 44 (commencing with Section 921) of Title 18 of the United States Code and the regulations issued pursuant thereto, whose licensed premises are within this state, and who has a current certificate of eligibility issued by the Department of Justice pursuant to Section 26710.

 

HELPFUL LINKS:

CA Approved Handgun List

http://oag.ca.gov/firearms

http://www.calguns.net/caawid/flowchart.pdf


http://www.calguns.net/caawid/hgflowchart.pdf

California Zip Codes Interactive Map

National Rifle Association/Institute for Legislative Action Guide to State Gun Laws

 


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