NSSF Membership FAQs

Membership Frequently-Asked Questions

Find answers to commonly-asked questions, including how to join, how to renew your membership, what membership benefits are associated with each level, how to access purchased research and PDF publications, SHOT Show-related questions, account updates and more.

You can also contact the Membership Team via our online contact form.

What is my member ID number?

How do I renew my membership?

What is my log in or how do I reset my password if Password Reset doesn't work?

Where are the PDFs I just purchased?

How do I get listed on Where To Shoot/Where to Buy?

How do I become a member?

What benefits come with membership?

How much does membership cost?

How do I place an order for literature or research?

Which membership application is right for my business?

What is the difference between premium retailer and regular retailer membership?

What is the difference between premium range and regular range membership?

I have a compliance question - who do I contact for an answer?

Do I have to be a member to go to the SHOT Show?

If I purchase membership, are my employees also members?

How do I arrange a store security audit?

I am not the primary and am trying to renew but cannot. How do I renew?

How do I update my account information?

I have multiple locations and/or subsidiaries, does membership cover all of my locations and/or subsidiaries?