On this page....
|Topics||Forms & Documents||Links|
|- Application process||- Application packet||- Appointment scheduling website|
|- Appointment info||- List of state-approved courses|
|- Required safety class||- Hunter Education class dates/times|
|- Where to find classes|
|- State Firearms Records Bureau|
- Print out the application information packet & follow all instructions
- Take the State-required class (New Class A and C only (Class B is no longer being issued))
- Make your application appointment
Application information packet
If you wish to file a new or renewal firearms license application for any class of Massachusetts permit, please access our Firearms Licensing information packet by clicking the button below. The packet contains:
- A helpful checklist
- A blank application form
>> Click here to access the Firearms Application Packet
Please note that application volume is unusually high. We are doing our best to accommodate everyone. Thank you.
Every applicant for any class of license, whether new or renewal, must make an appointment to have their application reviewed by one of our licensing officials. Appointments are held at the Holden Public Safety Building.
>> Click here to schedule your appointment
Holden PD is no longer offering classes. The list of links below has additional information and alternative course locations.
|State of Massachusetts Information:|
|Access a list of State-approved courses|
|Find dates and locations of the Basic Hunter Education Course|
|Suggested places to find classes:|
|Cloverleaf Firearms Group|
|Worcester Police Dept|
|GOAL (Gun Owner's Action League)|
|Mass Firearms School|
|Paxton Police Dept|
|West Boylston Police Dept|
|Safe Carry Firearms Training|
|Herget Safety Firearms Instruction|
>> Click here to go to the Massachusetts FRB website for expanded information about laws, the application process, and additional forms