FAQs

Click on any of the below sections to expand. If you have a question relating to a particular department of the Licensing Division, you can click on the links below to go to the specific FAQs broken down by section.​​​​​​

  • FIREARMS
  • FIREARMS COLLECTORS
  • FIREARMS DEALERS
  • FIREARMS SAFETY ACT 2013 (SB 281)
  • GENERAL INFORMATION
  • HANDGUN QUALIFICATION LICENSE
  • REGULATED FIREARMS PURCHASES
  • TRANSFER PERMIT
  • TRANSPORTING FIREARMS
  • WEAR AND CARRY PERMIT

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Help Stop Fraud in State Government

The Maryland General Assembly’s Office of Legislative Audits operates a toll-free fraud hotline to receive allegations of fraud and/or abuse of State government resources. Information reported to the hotline in the past has helped to eliminate certain fraudulent activities and protect State resources.

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