JURISDICTION RESTRICTIONS

FIREARMS

Patriot Tactical Exchange will ship a firearm ONLY to a valid and active federally-licensed firearms dealer (FFL) (not including Type 03 Curio & Relic FFLs) of your choice in the jurisdiction where you live. Patriot Tactical Exchange will only sell and ship firearms to jurisdictions in strict accordance with all existing state and local laws, and only if it is legal to do so. Some states or jurisdictions restrict the sale and possession of specific firearms to those certified and listed on a roster.  It is best for you to identify a FFL PRIOR to purchase, and determine any and all state and local laws, restrictions and ordinances, and the FFL’s policies and fees for firearms transfers. We will contact the FFL of your choice and verify whether they are able to accept it in accordance with any and all state and local laws, restrictions and ordinances.

We WILL NOT ship any firearms to FFL dealers in the City of New York (Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, and Staten Island).

While the State of California has many restrictions on the incoming shipment of firearms, Patriot Tactical Exchange will sell and ship firearms to FFLs in California in strict accordance with all existing state and local laws and restrictions, and only if it is legal to do so. Please see our preferred network of California FFLs who can transfer firearms to you at a reasonable price.

MAGAZINES

Several states or jurisdictions restrict or ban the purchase, transfer, and possession of magazines with certain round capacities. Patriot Tactical Exchange will only sell and ship magazines to these states or jurisdictions in strict accordance with all existing state and local laws, and only if it is legal to do so. It is your sole responsibility to determine whether the magazine you want to purchase is legal in your jurisdiction.

Please note that Patriot Tactical Exchange does not ship high-capacity magazines with firearms to the jurisdictions listed below. Unless specifically stated in the description of a firearm listed on our website, we will not replace high-capacity magazines with state compliant magazines. If we cannot replace high-capacity magazines, we do not offer refunds in place of the magazines.

The following list of magazine restrictions and bans is based upon our current understanding of the laws, is not exhaustive, and is intended for informational purposes only:

  • California. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Colorado. Magazines exceeding 15 rounds. Boulder County: magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Connecticut. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds or Walther PPQ M2 or PPX M2 magazines. Note: In order to purchase legal magazines, CT residents must have a permit to carry pistol or revolver, eligibility certificate to purchase a pistol or revolver, or eligibility certificate to purchase long guns  [Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection requirement]. We only will ship legal magazines to CT after we receive a copy of your permit or eligibility certificate emailed to us at PatriotTacticalExchange@gmail.com
  • Deleware: Magazines exceeding 17 rounds
  • Hawaii. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Illinois. Handguns: magazines exceeding 15 rounds. Long guns: magazines exceeding 10  rounds
  • Maryland. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Massachusetts. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • New Jersey. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • New York State. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Ohio (Columbus only): Magazines exceeding 30 rounds
  • Oregon. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Rhode Island: Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Vermont. Handguns: magazines exceeding 15 rounds. Rifles: magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Washington State. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds
  • Washington, DC. Magazines exceeding 10 rounds

AMMUNITION

Patriot Tactical Exchange will only sell and ship ammunition to these states or jurisdictions in strict accordance with all existing state and local laws, and only if it is legal to do so. It is your sole responsibility to determine whether the ammunition you want to purchase is legal in your jurisdiction.

All direct ammunition shipments require a copy of your valid driver license or other valid government-issued photo identification, including military ID, showing your date of birth. Ammunition purchased by CA or NY residents will not be shipped directly to individuals but only to a local FFL. If you live in a locality listed below, In addition to your driver license or other government-issued identification showing your date of birth, we also require additional documentation emailed to us at PatriotTacticalExchange@gmail.com.

  • California. We will only ship ammunition to a federally licensed firearms dealer (FFL) or a CA licensed ammunition vendor. CA residents must pass a background check to take possession of ammunition from a FFL or licensed ammunition vendor. Please see our preferred network of California FFLs who can transfer firearms to you at a reasonable price.  If we do not have their credentials on file, we will contact the FFL of your choice and only ship the ammunition if they provide us with a  valid FFL license or ammunition vendor’s license and are able to accept it in accordance with any and all state, and local laws, restrictions and ordinances. Acceptance of this FFL dealer as suitable for shipment is contingent on our verifying their valid FFL through the on-line ATF FFL eZCheck database, and the CA DOJ CFLC database. Marin County residents also must provide  a valid CCW card.
  • Connecticut. A copy of a valid CT Carry Permit, Eligibility Certification, Long Gun Eligibility Certificate, or Ammunition Certificate and a CT-Issued Photo ID must be emailed to us or already be on file.
  • Illinois (other than Chicago and surrounding cities in Cook County). A copy of a valid Firearm Owner’s Identification Card (FOID) or valid IL Concealed Carry License, in addition to an Illinois driver’s license or Illinois State Identification Card must be emailed to us or already be on file.
  • New Jersey. For the purchase of handgun ammunition (defined by NJ Law as ammunition specifically designed to be used only in a handgun), a copy of a valid Firearms Purchaser Identification Card, Permit to Purchase a Handgun, or Permit to Carry a Handgun must be emailed to us or already be on file.
  • New York State (other than the five boroughs of New York City, Nassau County Buffalo and Rochester). We will only ship to a FFL or registered Seller of Ammunition (SoA). A valid FFL license or ammunition vendor’s license must be emailed to us or already be on file. We will contact your FFL of choice and only ship the ammunition if they are able to accept it, in accordance with any and all state, and local laws, restrictions and ordinances.

We CANNOT sell and ship ammunition outside of the United States, or to any of these localities:

  • Alaska
  • Hawaii
  • Massachusetts
  • Five boroughs of New York City and Nassau County, NY
  • Chicago and surrounding cities in Cook County, IL
  • Washington, DC
  • Garden City, GA
  • Friendship Heights, MD
  • Takoma Park, MD
  • Buffalo, NY
  • Rochester, NY