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TAG/YARD SALE PERMITS

Tag/Yard Sale Permits are available at the Sunderland Police department. Please call: 413.665.7036. 

 

SPD
Sunderland Police Department

 

Sunderland Safety Complex,105 River Road, next to the Highway Department


 

Contact Information:


Jeffrey Gilbert, Chief of Police

Emergency telephone: 911

Email: police@townofsunderland.us

Mailing Address: 105 River Road, Sunderland  MA  01375

Telephone, business: 413.665.7036

Fax: 413.665.8934

 

 

Useful Information & Links


Police Alerts 
click the below links for the alert information

Break-in alert


Information

 

Click the link below for a copy of the Sunderland emergency preparedness guide. You may also want to save and print a copy.

Sunderland Emergency Preparedness Guide - pdf


Licensing of Firearms in the Town of Sunderland

Application forms for new firearms licenses and renewal firearms licenses are available at the Sunderland Police Department and online at www.mass.gov/chsb.  An appointment may be made with the Police Clerk to begin the application process during normal business hours of 8:00am to 2:00pm. Please allow 30 minutes for the application process.

 

First Time Applicants

First time applicants are required to provide the following:

 

  • Completed application
  • Submit a copy of a certificate of completion form from an approved basic  firearms safety course.                   
  • Valid drivers license
  • A $100.00 non-refundable fee must be submitted along with application.  Checks made out to The Town of Sunderland.  (Persons 70 years old and older are FREE of charge.)

 

Fingerprints and photos will be taken at the time the application is submitted.

 

*NOTE* As stated on page two of the firearms application: “ANY PERSON WHO KNOWINGLY FILES AN APPLICATION CONTAINING FALSE INFORMATION SHALL BE PUNISHED BY A FINE OF NOT LESS THAN $500.00 NOR MORE THAN $1000.00 OR BY IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT LESS THAN 6 MONTHS NOR MORE THAN 2 YEARS IN A HOUSE OF CORRECTION, OR BY BOTH SUCH FINE AND IMPRISONMENT (M.G.L. c140§131).”

IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO ALLOW AMPLE TIME TO RENEW YOUR FIREARMS LICENSE.

Renewal Applicants

Renewal applicants are required to provide the following information:

  • Completed application
  • Current Firearms License
  • Valid drivers license.
  • A $100.00 non-refundable fee must be submitted along with application.  Checks made out to The Town of Sunderland. (Persons 70 years and older are FREE of charge)

 Fingerprints and photos will be taken at the time the application is submitted.

 *NOTE* As stated on page two of the firearms application:  “ANY PERSON WHO KNOWINGLY FILES AN APPLICATION CONTAINING FALSE INFORMATION SHALL BE PUNISHED BY A FINE OF NOT LESS THAN $500.00 NOR MORE THAN $1000.00 OR BY IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT LESS THAN 6 MONTHS NOR MORE THAN 2 YEARS IN A HOUSE OF CORRECTION, OR BY BOTH SUCH FINE AND IMPRISONMENT (M.G.L. c140§131).”

IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO ALLOW AMPLE TIME TO RENEW YOUR FIREARMS LICENSE.

 

 

Forms - just click on the form you want


Links

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry

Firearms in the State of Massachusetts