Frquently Asked Questions about Gun Laws in Nevada
Nevada presents a favorable climate for gun ownership.
As of May 16,2015.
Can I carry a hand gun openly?
In Nevada open carry is permitted.
Do I need a permit to purhase a hand gun?
No permit is required for purchase of any type of gun.
Is a license required to carry a concealed weapon?
Yes, a permit (given on a "Shall Issue" basis) is needed.
Do I have to register my firearm?
No registration of guns in Nevada.
Do I need a license to own a gun?
No you do not.
Are assault weapons banned?
In Nevada assualt weapons are not restricted.
What about NFA weapons?
NFA's are not restricted by Nevada 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.