How To Avail Firearms in Philippines

As of May 5, 2014

LICENSE TO OWN AND POSSES FIREARMS ( LTOPF )

LTOPF is under the new LAW implemented wherein the person is required to apply personally at FEO to get his:

  • Biometrics
  • Drug Test
  • Neuro
  • Gun Safety Seminar
  • Directorate for Intelligence (D.I) clearance.

This is a onetime process wherein which will serve as a LICENSE TO THE PERSON. Afterwards every time the person purchases firearms he only needs to present his LTOPF License and REGISTER the firearms under his name.

LTOPF LICENSE CATEGORY

Type 1 License – Allows a citizen to own and possess a maximum of two (2) registered firearms;
Type 2 License – Allows a citizen to own and possess a maximum of five (5) registered firearms;
Type 3 License – Allows a citizen to own and possess a maximum of ten (10) registered firearms;
Type 4 License – Allows a citizen to own and possess a maximum of fifteen (15) registered firearms; and
Type 5 License – Allows a citizen, who is a certified gun collector, to own and possess more than fifteen (15) registered firearms.

 

STEP 1: PREPARE THE NECESSARY REQUIREMENTS

FOR BUSINESSMAN
  • Regional Trial Court (RTC) Clearance
  • Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Clearance
  • NSO Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Latest Billing
  • 2 Valid Gov’t Issued ID  ( SCAN COPY )
  • Proof of Qualification-SEC or DTI or CDA Registration or ITR
PRIVATE EMPLOYEE
  • Regional Trial Court (RTC) Clearance
  • Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Clearance
  • NSO Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Latest Billing
  • Company ID ( SCAN COPY )
  • 1 Valid Gov’t Issued ID  ( SCAN COPY )
  • Proof of Qualification- Certificate of Employment or ITR
OFW/SEAMAN
  • Regional Trial Court (RTC) Clearance
  • Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Clearance
  • NSO Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Latest Billing
  • Company ID ( SCAN COPY )
  • 1 Valid Gov’t Issued ID ( SCAN COPY )
  • Proof of Qualification- Certificate of Employment or Job Contract
GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL/EMPLOYEE
  • Regional Trial Court (RTC) Clearance
  • Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Clearance
  • NSO Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Latest Billing
  • Government Unit ID
  • 1 Valid Gov’t Issued ID  ( SCAN COPY )
  • Income Tax Return (ITR)
  • Appointment Order
  • Oath of Office
UNIFORMED PERSONNEL: AFP / PNP / NBI /COAST GUARD / BJMP /BFP
  • Regional Trial Court (RTC) Clearance
  • Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Clearance
  • NSO Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Latest Billing
  • Government Unit ID
  • 1 Valid Gov’t Issued ID  ( SCAN COPY )
  • Appointment Order
  • Duty Status
RETIRED GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE
  • Regional Trial Court (RTC) Clearance
  • Municipal Trial Court (MTC) Clearance
  • NSO Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Latest Billing
  • Government Unit ID
  • 1 Valid Gov’t Issued ID  ( SCAN COPY )
  • Retirement Order

STEP 2: VISIT CAMP CRAME

Get the following to be serviced and assisted by our liaison officer to get the following:

  • Neuro Exam-FEE Php 980.00
  • Drug Test –FEE 350.00
  • DI Clearance-Php 100.00
  • Gun Safety Seminar –Php 1,000.00
  • LTOPF FEE to be announced from FEO ( Php 1,000-Php 10,000 depending on your category applied for )
  • Additional Service Fee for the liaison officer .

 

STEP 3: PAY THE NECESSARY FEE AND WAIT FOR THE APPROVAL

Once you had the LTOPF you can start the process in purchasing firearms through REGISTRATION.

 

STEP 4: REGISTRATION OF FIREARMS AFTER LTOPF

TO BE FURNISHED BY CLIENT

Submit the following

  • Approved LTOPF – Client
  • Original Copy of Application form of LTOPF –Client

TO BE FURNISHED BY DEALER

  • 3 Copies of Application form NEW FIREARMS REGISTRATION FORM-Dealer
  • Permit to transport-Dealer
  • Ballistics Report-Dealer

 

PAYMENT FEE’s

Firearms Bond Php 980.00
Nanjing Php 150.00
ID Card – Php 200
Notary Php 100
Firearms Fee-Php 1,600.00

TOTAL  Php 3,030.00

 

Disclaimer: We hold no responsibility in the processing period of your application since these are determined by the time table of the offices we applied for. Fees are also subject to change as determined by the respective offices. The above printed steps are only GUIDELINES.

 

GOOD LUCK EVERYONE!