CFARS Enrollment Conditions of Use Agreement

  • You may want to print and file this agreement page for your records.
  • Please read the Agreement below. The Conditions of Use are subject to change by the Department of Justice (the Department) upon prior notice to you. If you agree, click the "I Agree" button to complete your account enrollment. If you do not agree to the conditions, you will be denied access to the California Firearms Application Reporting System (CFARS).
  • Non-Liability: The Department is not responsible for and will have no liability for hardware, software, information, or other items or any services provided by any persons other than the Department. Except as may be required by law, in no event shall either party be liable to the other or any third party, under any theory of liability, including but not limited to any contract or tort claim for any cause whatsoever, for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages, including loss of revenue or profits, even if aware of the possibility thereof.
  • Authorization: I am authorized to use CFARS for the purpose of reporting firearm information to the Department in order to comply with California firearm laws and regulations. If I become aware of an unauthorized user obtaining access to my CFARS account, I will notify the Customer Support Center immediately at (916) 227-7527, or via email firearms.bureau@doj.ca.gov.
  • Fees: Notwithstanding such notification, the Department shall not be liable for transaction charges fraudulently incurred. It will be the cardholder’s responsibility to pay any charges. The Department will not provide refunds after the submission of a transaction.
  • True and Accurate Information: All of the information I submit to the Department through CFARS shall be true, accurate, and complete to the best of my knowledge.
  • By clicking the "I Agree" button below, I acknowledge that I have reviewed, understand, and agree to all of the conditions specified above.
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