We recommend you explain the FFL requirements below to your FFL dealer, and if they still refuse to provide a license, you should check other FFLs in your area to find one which will comply. Click here to find an FFL dealer in your area.
A physical, emailed or faxed copy of the Federal Firearms License (FFL) is required to verify the FFL is valid.
The name and address of the FFL dealer on the license is the only address which firearms may be shipped to. It is the only method the seller has to determine the proper shipping address for the item you purchased.
In addition, ATF policy states: a certified copy of the FFL is REQUIRED to complete any interstate firearm transaction. The ATF now accepts faxed or emailed copies of a certified FFL, but they recommend you verify the license using their online FFL EZ Check system prior to shipping an item: