Reciprocity & Recognitions

The laws governing the legal use, storage and carrying of firearms are constantly changing. Below are the applicable laws in the State of Massachusetts as of 3/06/2013. The below information is designed to be a guide and not the final word. If you have specific questions, please refer to the Massachusetts State legislation at malegislature.gov. Another great resource is the Massachusetts department of Public Safety mass.gov.

Massachusetts does NOT honor Concealed Carry Permits/Licenses from any other state.

Below is a list of states that honor a Massachusetts Resident License to Carry (LTC):
Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont

Below is a list of states that honor a Massachusetts Non-Resident License to Carry (LTC):
Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont

If you have questions about our course, feel free to email us at info@shootsafe.org.  Make sure you include your name, the state whose permit you are pursuing, and if you need a call back, a phone number.  We're happy to help.