NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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ATF

Find the latest information and updates on ATF rulings, procedures and guidance on operational issues.

Visit ATF's firearms industry site for:


WEBINARS

Webinar schedule announcements will be posted here as they are scheduled.

Please feel free to log in and view any of the previously scheduled webinars. These sessions are available free to NSSF members at any time.

ONLINE COMPLIANCE & OPERATIONS TRAINING

ATF violations can be prevented with basic education. Firearms Compliance University, by Orchid Advisors, was specifically designed to inform, educate and train firearm industry professionals from the Type 01 Dealer Clerk to the large Type 07 / 10 manufacturing Chief Compliance Officer. Get more information.


COMPLIANCE PROGRAMS



NSSF is here to help with programs designed to educate your staff, streamline your processes and keep you in compliance. From onsite training audits, to our retailer education seminars and the latest articles on all things compliance, NSSF is here to help you stay in compliance and stay in business.

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




The National Shooting Sports Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of Starting Point, a comprehensive compliance and startup resource for new FFL retailers.

FBI/NICS

Have a customer who was denied and doesn't understand why? Not sure what the status from your last NICS check means, check our resources on all things FBI/NICS.

Visit NICS online for:

  • General information
  • Appeals
  • FFL resources
  • Regulations
  • Forms
  • Reports and statistics
  • Statutes and legislation

NICS E-Check Overview Video Now Available

NICS News

RESOURCES

NSSF has created a number of tools to help your business manage the compliance processes in your business. From the Don't Lie kits, to our 4473 Overlay, these tools are designed to help you stay in compliance.

4473 Overlay Request


4473 Overlay RequestThe overlay serves as a template that facilitates the accurate completion of the revised Form 4473.



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QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

Have a question on ATF compliance or the FBI/NICS background check process? NSSF is here to provide answers to your compliance questions. Most questions answered within 24 hours. Please provide your NSSF Member ID when submitting a question.

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