CS Exchange

Provides services to assist residents, law enforcement and armed security companies with information on the complete process for registration of firearms in Washington, DC.

Charles Sykes, Jr of CS Exchange, is a Federal Firearms Licensed (FFL) Dealer in Washington, DC.


SPECIAL NOTE #1:  There have been some recent changes made to the firearms registration process in the District of Columbia.

SPECIAL NOTE #2:  Recommend that all residents of Washington, DC that are interested in registering firearms to please contact Charles Sykes, Jr at CS Exchange first, to discuss the best way to proceed to complete the firearm registration process for Washington, DC.

Key Steps for registering a firearm in Washington, DC

 1. Purchase your firearm from a licensed FFL dealer including internet sales of firearms in the United States only.

NOTE: Before purchasing your firearm please make sure it is on one of the three approved gun lists that the Metropolitan Police Department Firearm Registration Department goes by. Also, if the firearm is semi-automatic the magazine that comes with the firearm cannot hold more than 10 rounds.

2. Once you have purchased your firearm please Contact Charles Sykes, Jr. at CS Exchange with the contact information of the firearm dealer.

3. Once your firearm has been received from the licensed firearm dealer, Charles Sykes, Jr. of CS Exchange will contact you to schedule an appointment. You will be informed of the documentation and information you will need to bring with you to the appointment.

4. At the designated appointment all paperwork required for registering the firearm will be completed and you will have everything you need to start the registration process with the Metropolitan Police Department Firearm Registration Department of Washington, DC.

For more information and to make an appointment to register a firearm please contact Charles Sykes, Jr of CS Exchange at 301-577-1427(phone).