BUYING OR SELLING FIREARMS & AMMO AT MUSICK AUCTION IN IDAHO
Idaho Online Gun Auction Information: What this page covers.
What firearms & ammo can we legally buy and sell?
How you can bid and purchase firearms if you are out of state?
How to obtain an FFL nearest to you?
Background checks before bidding?
Regulations for purchasing ammo
What popular Guns & Ammo items does Musick Auction deal with?
Gun Lock Boxes
PURCHASING FIREARMS IN STATE
In-state buyers must come to our site in Nampa/Meridian Idaho to fill out NICS paperwork. Our Address can be found on our contact page.
PURCHASING FIREARMS OUT OF STATE
Out-of-state sales may be made with a transfer to your local FFL dealer for handguns. There is more information about FFL on the page below.
WHICH STATES CAN’T MUSICK AUCTION GUNS & FIREARMS TO?
Prohibited Sales to New York and California
Buying Firearms at an Auction from out of state: What is an FFL (Federal Firearms License)?
What is an FFL (Federal Firearms License)?
An FFL, or Federal Firearms License, is a legal document issued by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in the United States. It grants individuals, businesses, and organizations the authority to engage in certain activities related to firearms. An application can be found on the ATF’s website here.
The FFL is a crucial requirement for individuals or entities involved in the buying, selling, manufacturing, or importing of firearms as part of their business operations. It helps regulate and control the distribution of firearms, ensuring they are transferred lawfully and safely.
Here is a more indepth article covering the requirements of an FFL from the NRA.
Where can you find the nearest FFL for out of state online auction purchase?
Here is a resource that can help you find the FLL nearest to you so that you may make purchases if out of state.
Most common questions when purchasing guns & ammunition at Musick Auction in Idaho
Can You the Bidder Inspect Firearms Prior to Auction?
Yes, we strongly encourage you to inspect firearms prior to bidding as winning bids are final.
Background Checks Prior to Bidding
It is important to get a background check
What If You Fail a Background Check But have already placed a bid?
There is no refund if you have won a bid. This is to protect us from loss of time and sales that could have went to viable customers. However, you will not be at a loss. We will resell the firearm for the bidder. Please note, consignment rates will apply.
Are there any restrictions for purchasing ammunition at an auction in Idaho?
No, however it is important to note for anyone under the age of 16:
No person, firm, association or corporation shall sell or give to any minor under the age of 16 years any powder, commonly called gunpowder, of any description, or any dynamite or other explosive, or any shells or fixed ammunition of any kind, except shells loaded for use in shotguns and for use in rifles of 22 caliber or smaller, or any firearms of any description, without the written consent of the parents or guardian of such minor first had and obtained. Any person, firm, association or corporation violating any of the provisions of this section shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor.
Looking to sell your guns or ammo at auction here in Idaho?
Feel free to reach out to us even if you’re not yet prepared to sell any firearms & ammo. We believe in starting a conversation with potential sellers who are considering auctioning their items. Whether you’re contemplating the auction process or have questions about it, we’re here to help. Our team is ready to provide you with all the necessary information, ensuring you can make an informed and knowledgeable decision about selling through our platform. Don’t hesitate to contact us and start the conversation today!
Give us a free call at our Nampa, ID office 208-466-7400