Special Theatrical Rifle / Shotgun Permits are required to use long arms (rifles and / or shotguns) during the course of television, movie, stage, theater, or other similar productions or by a professional photographer during a photography session.
The Special Theatrical Rifle / Shotgun Permit is valid for up to one year.
NYC Police Department (NYPD)
Rifle / Shotgun Section
120-55 Queens Blvd, B-11
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: Rifle or Shotgun Permit