If You Have a California Reporting Information System (CRIS) Account

  • The CRIS application has been migrated into the new CFARS system. Your existing CRIS user name and password are now your CFARS user name and password.

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  • ATTENTION: As a reminder, pursuant to Penal Code section 29180, any person who possesses self-manufactured or self-assembled firearm(s) built prior to July 1, 2018, that does not bear a serial number assigned to it, shall apply for a unique serial number before January 1, 2019. The Unique Serial Number Application (USNA) for these firearms is available through December 31, 2018.

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If You Have a California Reporting Information System (CRIS) Account

The CRIS application has been migrated into the new CFARS system. Your existing CRIS user name and password are now your CFARS user name and password.

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Benefits of Creating a CFARS Account

Creating a CFARS user account gives you the ability to view activity history, receive electronic notifications, and submit questions.

Certain functionality hosted within CFARS will not be available to Guest users.

Completion of your user account profile allows prepopulation of information on forms you wish to submit, which saves you time! You may edit the information before submitting, if you wish.

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