38 Special Handgun Serial Number 091285 16
our goggles & guns (go) website provides a printable form for submitting the required documentation. in addition to the atf approved images of the firearms being imported, the submitted forms also include a photograph, drivers license and vehicle registration if applicable. once all the required documentation is submitted, you will receive an acknowledgement via email and/or mail indicating whether atf has approved the request for a new serial number. if approved, atf will then issue the unique serial number to your attorney and/or your duly-authorized agent.
38 special handgun serial number 091285 16
warning : all imported and exported firearms must be properly recorded in accordance with the record requirements of the laws, regulations and the governing agreement between atf and the department of homeland security (dhs) set forth by the arms control export act (22 usc section 2778).
the provisions of title 18, united states code, section 922(a)(1)(a) apply to the importation of class iii or other firearms into the united states, including destructive devices or large capacity ammunition feeding devices.
importing a firearm that does not include an assigned serial number results in the firearm being recorded as a new firearms transaction. at the time of the transaction, the firearm will be processed as transferring ownership. if the importers records indicate the new owner has not previously possessed the firearm, the new owner will have to complete a forms 4473, 5, 5a, and 6. if the importers records indicate the new owner has previously possessed the firearm, the new owner will have to complete forms 4473, 5, 5a, 6, 7, and 8.