Beginning October 1, the fingerprint processing fee will be reduced for persons applying for a first-time firearm permit or a first-time importation of a firearm into the state.

The new fee will be $12, reduced from $14.75. Payment must be made by money order or cashier’s check only, payable to Hawaiʻi Criminal Justice Data Center.

For more information about how to register a firearm, please visit the Firearm Registration page at under the