Bite the Bullet X’s Requirements for Purchasing Ammunition:

  • We ship only to United States citizens and resident aliens that meet all other legal requirements.
  • By ordering ammunition you are certifying that you are a U.S. citizen or resident alien and that it is legal for you to receive and possess any products ordered at your shipping address.
  • Due to the complexity of state and local laws the customer must check to see if a product is legal to import into his state and locality.
  • You have read and agreed to Bite the Bullet X’s Terms & conditions upon check out.

Federal Age Requirements for Purchasing Ammunition: 

  • Rifle ammunition: You must be at least 18 years to order ammunition for use in a rifle.
  • Handgun ammunition: You must be at least 21 years to order ammunition for use in a handgun.
  • Federal law also prohibits the purchase of ammunition by minors, drug addicts, convicted felons, illegal aliens, the mentally ill and those convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence.
  • Additionally there may be state or local laws that prohibit you from receiving ammunition.

Ammunition Restrictions:

Please read the list of the restricted areas.  Please check your State, County, and Local laws for restrictions.  We will NOT sell or ship restricted items to anyone in a restricted zone. It’s the purchaser’s responsibility to know and comply to all Federal, State and/or Local Laws. 



Restricted Areas

Remarks/ Notes


No Ammo Sales

Due to Shipping Regulations.


No Ammunition Sales To:

Los Angeles, Sacramento, Oakland, San Francisco

No Tracer Ammo – ALL CA

Must be shipped to a Licensed FFL Dealer.

Law Enforcement: Copy of ID required (Can be shipped directly to you – Send a copy via email with your order number)


Restricted Ammunition Sales

 See Instructions Below


No Ammunition Sales

Due to Shipping Regulations


No Ammunition Sales To:

Cook County

 All Others Require FOID card & State ID. See Instructions Below


To Valid FFL

No Tracer Ammo – ALL MA

New Jersey

Pistol Caliber Ammunition Has Restrictions.

Require NJ Firearms ID & State ID. See Instructions Below.

New York

To Valid FFL W/Dealer In Firearms

No Tracer Ammo – ALL NY  See Instructions Below

Washington D.C.

No Ammunition Sales

P.O. Box; APO; FPO

No Ammunition Sales

Must ship to physical address

Instructions for California: as of 1/1/2018 we are no longer shipping to homes unless you are a law enforcement  officer. Everyone else has to have their Ammo shipped to a licensed permitted Ammo reseller. We currently have a list of stores we work with for transfers and will add more as we go. You can find this on the homepage link under “affilaites” and then “California Resellers”. You may also submit a reseller near you not on the list willing to do the transfer. 

Instructions for California Ammunition Sales:

    • A federally licensed dealer (FFL) with a copy of their license on file.
    • A type 03 FFL (C&R) with a certificate of eligibility (COE) and both licenses on file
    • A gun range that will keep the ammunition on their premises.
    • A law enforcement agency with written authorization from the head of the agency stating that the ammunition is for official use.
    • A sworn peace officer, as defined in Chapter 4.5 (commencing with Section 830) of Title 3 of Part 2, or sworn federal law enforcement officer, who is authorized to carry a firearm in the course and scope of the officer’s duties.
    • A person enrolled in the basic training academy for peace officer or any other course certified by the Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training, an instructor of the academy or course, or a staff member of the academy or entity providing the course, who is purchasing the ammunition.

Instructions for Connecticut Ammunition Sales:

    • To purchase ammunition we need a copy of a current CT state-issued ID that shows a picture, address, and date of birth and one of the following Permits
      • Permit to carry Pistols or Revolvers
      • Valid Eligibility Certificate for a Pistol or Revolver
      • Valid Long Gun Eligibility Certificate
      • Valid Ammunition Certificate
    • These MUST be current, valid, & completely legible.

Instructions for Illinois Ammunition Sales:

    • FOID cards AND state photo ID submitted by fax or e-mail. (For faxed copies, please lighten the image, the brown background turns to black and makes the text unreadable)
    • These MUST be current, valid, & completely legible.
    • If DL or ID is expired we also require a copy of the 4 year extension on the back of the ID.
    • Orders will be processed & retained until sufficient documents are submitted to and received by Bite the Bullet X.
    • Ammo can only be shipped to an address on one of those two documents.
    • If you have supplied this information to Bite the Bullet X for past orders, please note in the “comments” section of your order, “Required IL Documents s/b on File.” 
    • FFL Dealers must provide a copy of their FFL, NO C&R’s accepted. 

Instructions for New Jersey Handgun Ammunition Sales:

    • N.J. Firearms ID (Front side ONLY) AND NJ state ID submitted by fax or e-mail.
    • These MUST be current, valid, & completely legible.
    • Order will be processed & retained until sufficient documents are submitted to and received by Bite the Bullet X.
    • If you have supplied this information to Bite the Bullet X for past orders, please note in the “comments” section of your order, “Required NJ Documents s/b on File.” 

Instructions for New York state Ammunition Sales:

  • To purchase ammunition we are now required (per NEW YORK state law) to ship only to Federal Firearms Licensed dealers (FFL, no 03 FFL’s) and that also have a New York state Dealer’s License.
  • These MUST be current, valid, & completely legible.
  • NOTE:  Any order for ammunition to New York state without providing the prequisite NY FFL information on the order when placed WILL BE CANCELED.
  • We will then contact the New York customer to see if they can find a local FFL dealer willing to accept an ammo shipment and then place a new order.
  • Once we have the current and Valid FFL along with the New York Dealer’s License that matches the order information we will be able to ship the ammo order.
  • Any subsequent ammo order must also have the same FFL info on the new order AND the FFL and NY Dealer’s License must still be current and valid (we will check the FFL per the ATF website, FFLezcheck).

NOTE: For all orders shipping to locations with limitations, it is the Customers responsibility to provide all required and necessary documents in conjunction to state/local law(s) in a timely manner. Orders will be processed and retained until ALL requirements are met for the order to be released and shipped. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

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