This system is for the sole purpose of determining the validity of a FOID card in compliance with 430 ILCS
65/3(a-10). This system shall not be used by Federal Firearm Licensed Dealers in replace of the Firearm Transfer Inquiry
TO DETERMINE THE VALIDITY OF A FOID CARD AND RECEIVE A TRANSFER APPROVAL NUMBER, please enter the FOID
card number and date of birth of the person (buyer/transferee) to whom you will be transferring the firearm. Valid FOID card
numbers will be issued an approval number, which are to be retained for a period of 10 years.