You can now retrieve the status of the firearms license application you've submitted to your local police department through the Department of Criminal Justice Information Services by calling (617)660-4722 during normal business hours of Monday through Friday from 8am to 6pm.

The following information is required:



*Date of birth

*Active LTC, FID card, or machine gun license number

*Driver's license number (for identity verification)

Questions other than license status should be directed to the Firearms Record Bureau at (617)660-4782