Frquently Asked Questions about Gun Laws in Utah
Utah is generally a pro gun state.
As of May 31,2015.
Can I carry a hand gun openly?
in Utah open carry is permitted for loaded hand and long guns
with a permit. Open carry of unloaded hand and long guns
without a permit is generally allowed.
Do I need a permit to purhase a hand gun?
A permit is not required to purchase a hand gun.
Is a license required to carry a concealed weapon?
Do I have to register my firearm?
Do I need a license to own a gun?
No you do not.
Are assault weapons banned?
In Utah assualt weapons are not restricted.
What about NFA weapons?
NFA's are not restricted by Utah law.
Before buying a gun check with your lawyer for the latest information and
a strong dose of common sense concerning “Stand Your Ground“ laws.
Remember, a child can never be trusted alone with a gun.