If you plan to sell firearms and ammunition, contact your local fire department and the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) for their requirements.
Phoenix Field Division Office: 201 E. Washington Street, Suite 940, Phoenix, AZ 85004
If you plan to engage in the business of selling firearms and/or firearms ammunition, you must first follow the Gun Control Act (GCA), administered by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) of the Department of Justice, which contains Federal licensing standards for various firearms businesses (manufacturers, importers, and dealers). Firearms licenses are also issued to persons who wish to be collectors of curio and relic firearms.
The Federal Firearms Licensing Center (FFLC) is responsible for determining eligibility and acting upon applications for Federal firearms licenses. Questions pertaining to licensing, may be directed to the Arizona ATF office. (09)
View: How to Become a Federal Firearms Licensee (FFL)
Contact: Arizona ATF office, 602.776.5480
For federal firearms excise tax regulations regarding manufacturing, producing, or importing firearms and/or ammunition, visit the website of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, National Revenue Center, Firearms Ammunition Excise Tax Section.
Refer to the Arizona Department of Public Safety website or contact them regarding the rules and regulations on carrying a firearm.
Contact: Arizona Department of Public Safety, Concealed Weapons Permit Unit: Concealed Weapons and Permits, 602.256.7559
If you would like to review state statutes or track pending legislation pertaining to the business activity of manufacturing, producing, or importing firearms and/or ammunition, please visit the Arizona State Legislature website or consult with your own legal counsel.