Firearms Application Processing Unit

The Westfield Police Department Firearms Unit assists residents with the application, processing, and registration of firearms. 

The firearm application process is now electronic and available at Firearms Application & Registration System (FARS).

Instructions can be downloaded at Firearm Permits and Registration Overview (PDF).

Do you have your firearms ID card and/or permit to purchase a firearm?  Click here for important safety and storage information.

To contact the Firearms Application Processing Unit, please call 908-789-6054 or email