The above map shows which states are legal for individuals to own suppressors.

Click here if you need to upload your FFL for a purchase.

Click here to fill out ATF form 4.

Click here to fill out ATF Citizenship Certification
(Certificate of Compliance) form.

After you are done filling out your forms press Ctrl+P or Command+P to print.

Individual ownership:

If you meet the following criteria:

You are a legal U.S. resident, 21 years of age or older, a non-felon, and live in one of the 39 states that allow private ownership of suppressors - see green states on map.

Individual ownership of sound suppressors is illegal in the following states: CA, DE, HI, IA, IL, MA, MN, NJ, NY, RI, VT, D.C.

Next step:

1. Decide on which sound suppressor suits your application.
2. Complete the transaction easily through the checkout process.
3. Locate a Class III dealer in your state. If you need assistance, please email SE LLC your zip code and we will assist you in finding a local Class 3 dealer to ship your sound suppressor to.
4. Once a local Class 3 dealer has been chosen, SE LLC will file the form 3 and ship your suppressor to your local Class 3 dealer upon approval from BATFE NFA Branch.

Stryker Enterprises LLC has pdf files of the Form 4 and Certificate Of Compliance (Citizenship Certification) available for you to fill out, here and here.

After your suppressor arrives at your local Class 3 dealer, complete the following:

Form 4 (in duplicate)
Certificate Of Compliance (One form is all that is needed)
Get fingerprinted (FBI Form FD-258) 2 fingerprint cards are required. (Sample can be found here)
Include TWO 2"X2" photographs of your face. Commonly referred to as a passport photo.
A $200 check made payable to: Bureau Of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms And Explosives.

Mail all of the above to:

National Firearms Act Branch
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
P.O. Box 530298 Atlanta, GA

When you receive a copy of the approved Form 4 in the mail with the tax stamp affixed, go to your local Class 3 dealer and pick up your suppressor and enjoy!

Please feel free to ask questions. Stryker Enterprises LLC is committed to making your buying experience a pleasant one.


This policy includes, but is not limited to:
Sound Suppressors (Silencers)
Short Barreled Rifles (SBR's)
Short Barreled Shotguns (SBS's)
Any Other Weapon (AOW's)
Machine Guns (MG's)