Frquently Asked Questions about Gun Laws in Delaware
Generally Delaware is midly restrictive concerning guns.
As of May 20,2013.
Can I carry a hand gun openly?
Pistols may be carried openly in Delaware. Local restrictions may exist.
Do I need a permit to purhase a hand gun?
A permit is not required to purchase a hand gun.
Is a permit required to carry a concealed weapon?
Yes and are issued to any one having a definite need to. Local authorities have discretion in the matter.
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 Delaware assualt weapons are not restricted.
What about NFA weapons?
NFA's are restricted by Delaware law.
Remember, a child can never be trusted alone with a gun.