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.

Which membership application is right for my business?

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

How do I update my account information?

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

How do I arrange a store security audit?

If I purchase membership, are my employees also members?

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

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

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

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

What is my member ID number?

How do I place an order for literature or research?

How much does membership cost?

What benefits come with membership?

How do I become a member?

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

Where are the PDFs I just purchased?

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

How do I renew my membership?