Weapon registration is mandatory for all persons residing on Joint Base Lewis-McChord regardless of branch affiliation. All privately owned weapons being brought onto Joint Base Lewis-McChord property are also required to be registered.
How to Register your Weapon
To register your firearm, please complete HJB Form 816 and turn it in at one of the registration locations below.
Click here for weapon registration form HJB 816 (for Military Personnel) (PDF Version)
Click here for weapon registration form HJB 816-1 (DOD Civilians, Military Retirees, and Non-Affiliated Civilians) (PDF Version)
*Note: Military personnel registering weapons require commander’s signature on the HJB 816.
Weapon registration takes approximately 3-5 duty days and will be mailed to the address on the HJB 816
Weapon Registration Locations and Hours of Operation