ATF Compliance: NSSF offers federally licensed firearms retailers the opportunity to work with experienced advisors who, as former ATF officials, understand what it takes to stay compliant with ATF rules and regulations. Overview | Top 10 Compliance Issues | Powders Industry Advisory
ATF Newsletter (April 2015)
Open Letter from ATF Regarding Black Powder Exemption (6/30/14)
New ATF Form 3311.4
Application for Alternate Means of Identification of Firearm(s) (Marking Variances)
Firearms Commerce in the United States Annual Statistical Update 2014
ATF amended definitions: "Adjudicated as a Mental Defective" and "Committed to a Mental Institution"
Don't Lie for the Other Guy: Originally developed to educate firearms retailers to be better able to identify and deter illegal straw purchases. Learn More
NSSF Presents the 'Don't Lie' Award
FBI/NICS: Launched by the FBI in 1998, NICS is used by Federal Firearms Licensees (FFLs) to instantly determine whether a prospective buyer is eligible to buy firearms or explosives. NICS site | NICS News and Updates
Compliance Tools Available to All Retailers
As part of its mission to help protect the shooting industry, NSSF provides these compliance tools to all Retailers.