TRANSFERS & FEES
Customers who wish to use us for transfer services must have the FFL they are purchasing from contact us by email to obtain our license.
Handgun must be on CA DOJ ROSTER https://www.oag.ca.gov/firearms/certified-handguns/search in order to have it transferred to us. Longs guns must be CA compliant in order to have it transferred to us , NO EXCEPTIONS!!.
We only accept transfers from licensed dealer that are registered to ship to CA. Link for that FFL to register https://cflc.doj.ca.gov/
After you make your purchase have that FFL contact us and that is all you need to do .When the firearm arrives we will contact you to come in and start the DROS process. Nothing can be done ahead of time so please do not ask.
If you want to find out the status of your purchase please contact the seller.
All transfers must pay sales tax on the firearm that is being transferred in (CA BOE rule on firearms).
Please note we will NOT except any High capacity magazines or re-build kits with your firearm transfer unless you are a Law Enforcement officer. High capacity magazines will be confiscated at your expense.
Transfer Fees for Handguns
$100 for handguns plus $37.19 DROS
Transfer Fees for Long Guns
(lower receivers are long guns)
$100 for the first long gun plus $37.19 DROS
$50 additional per long gun up to 3 total DROS fee included
(ALL FFL TRANSFERS PAPERWORK MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN 10 DAYS OF FIREARM ARRIVING TO GUNS DIRECT. ANY FIREARM LEFT AFTER 60 DAYS WILL BE CONSIDERED ABANDONED AND WILL BE SOLD FOR STORAGE FEES). WE ONLY EXCEPT OUT OF STATE TRANSFERS FROM LICENSED FEDERAL FIREARMS DEALERS.
California Private Party Transfer Fees Hand Guns
$37.19 DROS Fee for the handgun
Plus Dealer fee of $10 per hand gun.
ALL FEES MUST BE PAID IN CASH
California Private Party Transfer Fees Long Guns
$37.19 DROS Fee for Long guns
Plus Dealer fee of $10 per Long Guns
ALL FEES MUST BE PAID IN CASH
IT IS ILLEGAL FOR ANY SHOP TO SAY THEY ARE NOT DOING PPT'S . PLEASE REPORT THEM TO THE DOJ VIA EMAIL BOFFIREARMS@DOJ.CA.GOV
TYPICAL WAIT TIME FOR PPT'S ARE 1-3 HOURS
(CUSTOMER MUST HAVE ALL DOCUMENTATION BEFORE PRIVATE PARTY TRANSFER IS INITIATED I.E. REAL ID, PROOF OF RESIDENCY, CHANGE OF ADDRESS)
WE WILL NOT TRANSACT ANY PPT ONE HOUR PRIOR TO CLOSING
PPT TRANSACTION MUST BE PAID IN CASH
BUYER AND SELLER NEED TO EXCHANGE MONEY OUTSIDE THE STORE
IF THE BUYER FAILS THEIR BACKGROUND FOR ANY REASON , THE SELLER HAS 10 DAYS TO COME BACK IN TO RETRIEVE THE FIREARM OR IT WILL BE TURNED INTO BURBANK POLICE DEPT
IF THE BUYER OF THE PPT FAILS TO PICK UP THEIR FIREARM WE WILL NOT RE DROS THE FIREARM WITHOUT A $100 STORAGE FEE ON TOP OF STATE FEES TO RE DROS
PPT FIREARM MUST HAVE A SOFT CASE OR BAG REASONABLE TO ITS SIZE FOR STORAGE
EACH FIREARM MUST HAVE ORIGINAL LOCK FOR THE TRANSFER AND ONE LEGAL CAPACITY MAGAZINE. IF NOT ONE MUST BE PURCHASED DURING THE TRANSACTION
SHIPPING SERVICES HAVE BEEN DISCONTINUED TIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Ammunition Transfer Policy
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING AMMUNITION TRANSFERS. ANY AMMO TRANSFERS THAT ARRIVE WILL BE REFUSED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THE INCONVENIENCE.