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Application for Firearms Registration Certificate (PD-219)

Monday, August 31, 2020

This application for a Firearms Registration Certificate must be hand-carried to the Metropolitan Police Department, Firearms Registration Registration Section, 441 4th Street, NW, Room 550 South, Washington, D.C. 20001 by the purchaser.

The purchaser MUST:

  1. Be fingerprinted by the Metropolitan Police Department in order to conduct an efficient and adequate investigation into registration number date registered the matters described in DC Code 7-2502.03 and to effecuate the purposes of this unit.
  2. Not be legally blind, as defined in DC Code § 7-1009(I).
  3. Demonstrate satisfactory knowledge of the laws in the District of Columbia pertaining to firearms and the safe and responsible use of same.