FBI NICS 2018 Christmas Holiday Hours of Operation Update
Washington, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- Good Afternoon,
Please remember, due to the Christmas holiday, the NCCC will be closed beginning at 7 p.m. ET on December 24, 2018, and will be back in operation at 8 a.m. ET on December 26, 2018.
For your convenience, all electronic background check submissions, including the NICS E-Check and XML traffic, will be available 24/7 to include Christmas Day.
In case you have not yet enrolled to use the NICS E-Check, please consider taking this important step to register. The NICS E-Check allows you to conduct firearm background checks over the Internet 24/7 and provides many benefits you do not receive from the NCCC.
Please understand that we try to handle all incoming transactions as efficiently as possible; however, it is not always possible to avoid hold times on the telephone. In addition, our current phone system processes incoming calls on a first in, first handled basis. There is no need for an FFL to contact the NCCC from a second phone line while on hold for the initial call as this will not expedite service.
Federal Firearms Licenses interested in registering for the NICS E-Check may register by completing the …Read the Rest