Firearms Licensing

FID/LTC Applications and Renewals

To apply for or renew a FID or LTC:

Completed applications, safety certificates, and military letter should be delivered or mailed to;

Attn: Sgt. Westlund
Lincoln Police Department
169 Lincoln Road
Lincoln, MA 01773

Applicants will be contacted to arrange an appointment to be fingerprinted and complete the application process. At this time, applicants must also bring:

  • Application fee: $100, payable by check only (fee waived for persons over 70)
  • Proof of residency or business in Lincoln or Hanscom AFB
  • Valid government-issued photo ID

FID/LTC Application Status/Lost PIN

Applicants may call the Department of Criminal Justice Information Services (DCJIS) at 617-660-4722 during business hours (Monday - Friday between 8:00 am to 6:00 pm). Persons looking to retrieve their PIN may also contact the same number. You must have the following information ready to receive any information;

  • Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Driver's License Number

Change of Address

Massachusetts law requires any change of address must be reported within 30 days of moving. A Change of Address Form must be completed and mailed via certified mail to the following;

  • The licensing authority that issued your current firearms license
  • The Chief of Police of the city or town you moved to
  • The Department of Criminal Justice Information Services