ATF Form 5330.3B Atf Form 6 - Part 2 - Application and Permit for Importation of Firearms, Ammunition and Defense Articles

ATF Form 5330.3B or the "Form 6 - Part 2 - Application And Permit For Importation Of Firearms, Ammunition And Defense Articles" is a form issued by the U.S. Department of Justice - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Download a PDF version of the ATF Form 5330.3B down below or find it on the U.S. Department of Justice - Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Forms website.

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OMB No. 1140-0006 (06/30/2019)
Application and Permit for Importation of
U.S. Department of Justice
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Firearms, Ammunition and Defense Articles
For use by Members of the United States Armed Forces (Submit in triplicate)
For ATF Use Only
Permit No.
Valid for 12 months after the date of approval (item 20 below)
Section I - Application
1. Return Approved Permit to (Enter name, address and ZIP Code if different than
2. Applicant's Name and Address (Including ZIP Code)
applicant's)
Telephone Number
E-mail Address
3. Name and Address of Seller
4. Name and Address of Seller
5. Present or Last Foreign Duty Station
6. Country of Exportation
7. Description of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War (For firearms, enter (SG)-Shotgun; (RI)-Rifle; (PI)-Pistol; (RE)-Revolver)
Name and Address
Type
Caliber
Overall
Quantity
Unit
U.S.
Model
Length
Serial
New (N)
or
(Each type)
Munitions
of Manufacturer
Gauge
Cost
Length
No.
of
(U.S.
(Frame,
Used (U)
Import List
or Size
(Inches)
Currency)
Barrel
Receiver,
Category
SG, RI, PI,
(Inches)
RE)
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
k
Description
8. Specific Purpose of Importation (Use additional sheets,
if necessary)
(Ball,
Wadcutter,
Shot)
9. Are you now or have you been on active duty outside the United States within
10. Place of Residence in the United States
Yes
No
the 60-day period immediately preceding this importation?
11. Date of Assignment to Duty Station within United States
12. Branch of Service
13. Date of Birth
Under penalties of law, I declare that I have examined this application, including the documents submitted in support of it and to the best of my knowledge and belief, it is true,
correct, and complete, that the transportation to and the receipt and possession by me at my place of residence of the firearms and/or ammunition and/or implements of war
described above, would not constitute any violation of Title I of the Gun Control Act of 1968 (U.S.C., Title 18 Chapter 44), or Title VII of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe
Streets Act of 1968 (U.S.C. Title 18, Appendix, Sections 1201-1203) or any State law or local ordinance, that the firearms and/or ammunition and/or implements of war are
intended for my personal use and that no firearm is a surplus military firearm or a firearm as described in 26 U.S.C. 5845(a).
14. Name of Applicant (Printed)
15. Signature of Applicant
16. Rank
17. Date
Section II - For ATF Use Only (Please make no entries in this section)
18. The application has been examined and the importation of the firearms and ammunition and implements of war described herein is:
Approved
Withdrawn by Applicant Without Action
Partially Approved for the Reason Indicated Here or on Attached Letter
Returned for Additional Information
Disapproved for the Reason Indicated on the Attached Letter
No Permit Required
19. Signature of Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
20. Date
ATF E-Form 6 - Part II (5330.3B)
Revised December 2015
OMB No. 1140-0006 (06/30/2019)
Application and Permit for Importation of
U.S. Department of Justice
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Firearms, Ammunition and Defense Articles
For use by Members of the United States Armed Forces (Submit in triplicate)
For ATF Use Only
Permit No.
Valid for 12 months after the date of approval (item 20 below)
Section I - Application
1. Return Approved Permit to (Enter name, address and ZIP Code if different than
2. Applicant's Name and Address (Including ZIP Code)
applicant's)
Telephone Number
E-mail Address
3. Name and Address of Seller
4. Name and Address of Seller
5. Present or Last Foreign Duty Station
6. Country of Exportation
7. Description of Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War (For firearms, enter (SG)-Shotgun; (RI)-Rifle; (PI)-Pistol; (RE)-Revolver)
Name and Address
Type
Caliber
Overall
Quantity
Unit
U.S.
Model
Length
Serial
New (N)
or
(Each type)
Munitions
of Manufacturer
Gauge
Cost
Length
No.
of
(U.S.
(Frame,
Used (U)
Import List
or Size
(Inches)
Currency)
Barrel
Receiver,
Category
SG, RI, PI,
(Inches)
RE)
a
b
c
d
e
f
g
h
i
j
k
Description
8. Specific Purpose of Importation (Use additional sheets,
if necessary)
(Ball,
Wadcutter,
Shot)
9. Are you now or have you been on active duty outside the United States within
10. Place of Residence in the United States
Yes
No
the 60-day period immediately preceding this importation?
11. Date of Assignment to Duty Station within United States
12. Branch of Service
13. Date of Birth
Under penalties of law, I declare that I have examined this application, including the documents submitted in support of it and to the best of my knowledge and belief, it is true,
correct, and complete, that the transportation to and the receipt and possession by me at my place of residence of the firearms and/or ammunition and/or implements of war
described above, would not constitute any violation of Title I of the Gun Control Act of 1968 (U.S.C., Title 18 Chapter 44), or Title VII of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe
Streets Act of 1968 (U.S.C. Title 18, Appendix, Sections 1201-1203) or any State law or local ordinance, that the firearms and/or ammunition and/or implements of war are
intended for my personal use and that no firearm is a surplus military firearm or a firearm as described in 26 U.S.C. 5845(a).
14. Name of Applicant (Printed)
15. Signature of Applicant
16. Rank
17. Date
Section II - For ATF Use Only (Please make no entries in this section)
18. The application has been examined and the importation of the firearms and ammunition and implements of war described herein is:
Approved
Withdrawn by Applicant Without Action
Partially Approved for the Reason Indicated Here or on Attached Letter
Returned for Additional Information
Disapproved for the Reason Indicated on the Attached Letter
No Permit Required
19. Signature of Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
20. Date
ATF E-Form 6 - Part II (5330.3B)
Revised December 2015
Detach Instructions Before Filing.
Instruction Sheet for ATF Form 6 Part II (Submit in triplicate)
General Information
Preparation of ATF Form 6 - Part II
1. The Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives may issue a
8. Item 1. Name and address of person designated, in writing, by a member to effect
permit authorizing the importation of a firearm, ammunition or implement of war
the release of the articles from CBP custody or to handle the shipment from the
into the United States to the place of residence of any military member of the U.S.
duty station outside the United States.
Armed Forces who is on active duty outside the United States within the 60-day
period immediately preceding the intended importation, provided:
9. Item 7. The application must show a detailed description of each firearm,
ammunition or implement of war to be imported. The description must establish
(a) that such firearm or ammunition is generally recognized as particularly
that the firearm or ammunition is generally recognized as particularly suitable for
suitable for sporting purposes; excluding surplus military firearms;
sporting purposes and meets the other criteria for importation. More than one
firearm, ammunition or implement of war may be included on a single application.
Failure to supply complete information will delay processing and may cause
(b) that such firearm, ammunition or implement of war is intended for the
denial of the application.
personal use of such member; and
10. Item 14. Sign all copies of the application in ink. All other entries must be
(c) that such importation would not constitute a violation of any provision of the
printed in ink or be typewritten.
Gun Control Act of 1968, Title VII of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe
Streets Act of 1968, as amended (82 Stat. 236; 18 U.S.C. Appendix), or of any
Number of Copies and Mailing of ATF Form 6 - Part II
State law or local ordinance at the place of the member's residence.
11. The form must be submitted, in triplicate, to:
2. A person not meeting the above criteria may engage the services of a Federal
Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
firearms licensee to effect the importation, provided that the firearm is importable.
(Attention: Firearms and Explosives Imports Branch)
244 Needy Road
Martinsburg, WV 25405
3. A permit is not required for a firearm or ammunition brought into the United
States or any possession thereof by any person who can establish to the
12. Any questions concerning the application should be referred to the Imports
satisfaction of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) that such firearm or
Branch at the above address or telephone (304) 616-4550.
ammunition was previously taken out of the United States or any possession
thereof by such person.
13. The application should be submitted approximately 90 days prior to the intended
3. A permit is not required for a firearm or ammunition brought into the United
importation.
States or any possession thereof by any person who can establish to the
satisfaction of Customs and Border Protection (CBP) that such firearm or
Approval
ammunition was previously taken out of the United States or any possession
thereof by such person.
14. The Director will approve the application or advise the applicant of the reason for
the disapproval. In some cases it may be necessary to request additional
4. No permit will be issued to import a surplus military firearm or, a firearm or
information to determine the import status of the firearm, ammunition or
ammunition which is not generally recognized as particularly suitable for sporting
implement of war.
purposes, or a firearm as defined in 26 U.S.C. 5845(a) (e.g., machinegun, silencer,
destructive device, short-barreled rifle or short barreled shotgun, etc.).
15. The permit is valid for 12 months from the date of approval. The approved
application will serve as the permit to import the article(s) described on the form.
5. Application for permission to import firearms, ammunition and implements of war
16. After approval, the Director will retain two copies and forward the original to the
by military members of the United States Armed Forces must be filed on ATF
member or his designated agent, along with copies of ATF Form 6A, Release and
Form 6 - Part II (5330.3B). Commercial firms (i.e., firearms importers, dealers,
Receipt of Imported Firearms, Ammunition and Implements of War.
DOD civilians, military dependents, etc.) must use ATF Form 6 - Part I (5330.3A)
to apply for permission to import firearms, ammunition, and implements of war.
17. No photographs or other copy may be used, unless certified by the Director, to
6. The use of sale of firearms (including antique firearms) or ammunition is taxable
effect release of the firearms, ammunition or implements of war from CBP. No
in certain situations. This tax will probably apply to the sale or use of firearms or
amendments or alterations may be made to an approved permit, except by the
ammunition in any business that you conduct. This Federal tax is in addition to
Director.
any CBP duties. This tax does NOT apply to:
Release from CBP
(a) The personal use of firearms or ammunition which you had in the U.S. before.
18. The ATF Form 6A, with Section I completed, the approved permit, and any other
(b) Firearms or ammunition (domestic or foreign) that were sold and used in the
necessary documents, must be presented to the CBP officials handling the
U.S. anytime after 1918.
importation to effect release of the firearms, ammunition or implements of war.
(c) Firearms or ammunition which an individual acquired for use (for example,
shooting or protection) during a stay outside the U.S. AND used during the
19. The CBP officer, after determining that the importation is in order, will execute
stay.
the certificate of release on ATF Form 6A.
(d) Part for firearms or ammunition. However, tax does apply to a complete
firearm or to ammunition in knockdown condition (for example, kits).
20. The CBP officer will forward the ATF Form 6A to the address shown on the
(e) Firearms or ammunition of a nonresident that are temporarily imported for use
form and return the permit to the applicant.
in a specific event or action (for example, any lawful sporting purpose, official
law enforcement, or repair).
7. If firearms or ammunition are brought into the U.S. that do not meet these
conditions, this tax may apply to their use or sale. Contact the Alcohol and
Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), National Revenue Center, 550 Main
Street, #8002, Cincinnati, OH 45202, Telephone 1-877-882-3277 for help and
forms.
ATF E-Form 6 - Part II (5330.3B)
Revised December 2015
Privacy Act Information
The following information is provided pursuant to Section 3(a)(3) of the Privacy of 1974:
1. Authority. With respect to the importation of firearms, ammunition, and implements of war, the information requested on ATF Form 6 - Part II (5330.3B)
is mandatory pursuant to 18 U.S.C. 925.
2. Purpose. To determine if the article(s) qualifies for importation by the applicant.
3. Routine Uses. The information will be used by ATF to make determinations set forth in paragraph 2. In addition, information may be disclosed to other
Federal, State, foreign and local law enforcement and regulatory agency personnel to verify information on the application and to aid in the performance of
their duties with respect to the enforcement and regulation of firearms and/or ammunition where such disclosure is not prohibited by law. The information
may further be disclosed to the Justice Department if it appears that the furnishing of false information may constitute a violation of Federal law. Finally
the information may be disclosed to members of the public in order to verify the information on the application when such disclosure is not prohibited by
law.
4. Effects of not Supplying Information Requested. Failure to supply complete information will delay processing and may cause denial of the application.
Paperwork Reduction Act Notice
This request in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. This information collection is mandatory pursuant to 18 U.S.C. 925, 26 U.S.C. 5844,
and 22 U.S.C. 2778. The purpose of this information collection is to allow ATF to determine that the article(s) described on the application qualifies for
importation by importer, and to serve as the authorization for the importer.
The estimated average burden associated with this collection of information is 30 minutes per respondent or recordkeeper, depending on individual
circumstances. Comments concerning the accuracy of this burden estimate and suggestions for reducing this burden should be addressed to Reports
Management Officer, Document Services, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and Explosives, Washington, DC 20226.
An agency may conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control
number.
ATF E-Form 6 - Part II (5330.3B)
Revised December 2015

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