Can I bring my gun to New York City?

I don’t remember where I saw it but it went something like: if you work or have business in New York city you may be allowed to carry your handgun. But I am not too sure, can someone more informative help me out


Never mind, the law goes, if you have business within New York City, you may be allowed to apply for a New York firearms license.

6 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    No, this isn't a red don't get to carry your rifle into Walmarts. 

    You need a permit to carry, and they only given to people with GOOD REASON to request one. 

    "I want to look badass" not a good reason. 

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    No, you cannot unless you have a special permit.

  • 2 months ago

    From what I saw on a report on John Stossel's channel on YouTube, it's probably best not to........ not even a minor component of one.... especially if you're flying in...

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  • 2 months ago

    Permits are issued by the NYPD upon application and paying a fee scaled to the type and number of weapons to be covered by the permit.  Do not expect a response, which well could be a denial of permit, in less than six to eight months.

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  • Ludwig
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Yes, as long as it is openly carried.

  • 2 months ago

    Er, no. Leave your gun at home. 

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