The chief of police or a designee whom is a sworn police officer employed full-time with the municipality shall, in accordance with state and federal law, execute federal firearms forms required to be submitted to the federal government by a person as a transferee of a firearm if the chief of police has no information indicating the receipt or possession of the firearm by the person would place the person in violation of state or local law or that the person will use the firearm for other than lawful purposes.
- Must be a resident of the Municipality of Anchorage (at least 90 days prior to applying).
- Must be at least 21 years-of-age.
- Is eligible to possess a firearm under State and Federal law.
Eligible applicants are encouraged to print out a Class III Application.
Hard copies of the Class III Application are also available at our front counter, APD Headquarters, 4501 Elmore Road, Anchorage, AK 99507. The front counter is open M-F from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Questions about Class III Weapons - please call 729-7600.