Federal ATF law requires you to ship firearms to the address listed on the Federal Firearms License (FFL) as verified on the ATF FFL EZ Check web site, and no other address.
Use ATF FFL EZ Check to verify the FFL:
The ATF and GunBroker.com recommend you use the ATF FFL EZ Check web site to verify the validity of the license prior to shipping an item, even if the buyer provides you with a certified copy of the license. The information on the FFL EZ Check verification site is always accurate. If the certified FFL copy does not match the FFL EZ Check information, you should contact the ATF.
You can access the online FFL EZ Check by clicking:
ATF policy for faxed and emailed FFL copies:
The ATF now accepts a faxed or emailed copy of a Federal Firearms License as proof of authenticity for verification. A copy of the ATF newsletter detailing this policy change can be viewed by clicking:
Please note: the ATF and GunBroker.com recommend you use the online ATF FFL EZ Check system to verify the validity of the license prior to shipping an item. The shipping address must match the address shown by the ATF FFL EZ Check web site as the mailing address for the FFL license.