All firearms applications can be completed online.  To apply click here and enter ORI number NJ0026300.  Once you have completed the application process you will be contacted when your paperwork is ready to be picked up.  Payment must be dropped off, in an envelope labeled with your name, at the police department. Please be advised that only checks and money orders made out to the Borough of Upper Saddle River will be accepted.


  • Initial Firearms Identification Card – $5
  • Handgun Permit – $2
  • There is no charge for Firearms Identification Cards issued due to a change of address or replacement of a lost/stolen card


The preferred method of applying is online however paper applications are available at the police department.  Please bring photo identification with you when you pick up your item(s).


If you have any questions please contact Det. Kilduff at 201-327-2700.


Click here for New Jersey State Police firearm laws and answers to frequently asked questions.