Below is an estimate that we composed of the current wait times for NFA wait times.
Please be aware that this info is data we gathered from what we are currently seeing in the industry, and what others have been seeing. There are no guarantees on these estimates considering we are dealing with the ATF. However, this does give you a pretty general idea where things are in the industry.
Updated as of: September 30th, 2017
These are the transfers from your dealer to you on a Trust.
Current wait times: 7-8 months and dramatically decreasing.
These are the transfers from your dealer to you as an individual.
Current wait times: 5-6 months and dramatically decreasing.
Note: Form 1’s(making a SBR or Suppressor) are approximately the same as Form 4’s right now.
Form 3(Paper mailed)
These are dealer to dealer transfers by paper mail.
Current wait times: 25-30 days and slightly decreasing.
These are dealer to dealer transfers by online electronic submissions. This is the process that we use to transfer a Suppressor to your dealer if your a non-TN resident.
Current wait times: 1-3 days and slightly decreasing.