For all handguns, long guns and “other” firearms (e.g. pistol-grip firearms expelling a shotgun
shell, stripped receivers, frames, etc.), purchasers must be minimum age of 21 (also see
Law Enforcement exemptions).
LAW ENFORCEMENT EXEMPTIONS
The following are exempt from minimum age 21 for Long gun transfers:
- Law Enforcement officers, Corrections, Active Military as defined in Florida Statutes 943.10 (1), (2), (3),
(6), (7), (8), or (9)
- a service member as defined in s.250.01.
are EXEMPT from long gun (only) restriction minimum age of 21.
- (“Handguns” and “Other” firearms must still be minimum age 21 for transfer).