Under M.G.L. c. 140, §129B(10), and §131(l), a holder of a Firearms Identification Card (FID) Card or an License to Carry Firearms (LTC) must notify, in writing, the licensing authority that issued the Card or License, the chief of police into whose jurisdiction the Card or License holder moves, and the Firearms Records Bureau / Department of Criminal Justice Information Services (FRB/DCJIS). The notice must be made by certified mail within 30 days of its occurrence. In lieu of notifying the FRB/DCJIS via certified mail, you may call 617-660-4722 to report your change of address.
The following information is required:
- Active firearms license number
- Date of birth
- Driver’s license number for identity verification