Arizona Gun & Ammo Laws: A 2nd Amendment Overview for Arizona Gun Owners

PLEASE NOTE: The laws which impact Arizona gun owners are subject to frequent change at the local, state, and federal level so it's wise to consult an attorney or your local law enforcement agency before making any final firearms-related decisions. Our official policy on shipping ammo to Arizona can be found here, whereas the information below is meant as a reference point only.

Arizona State Constitution

"The right of the individual citizen to bear arms in defense of himself or the State shall not be impaired, but nothing in this section shall be construed as authorizing individuals or corporations to organize, maintain, or employ an armed body of men."

Other provisions relating to the power of the people over government:

"All political power is inherent in the people, and governments derive their just powers from the consent of the governed, and are established to protect and maintain individual rights."

"The right of petition, and of the people peaceably to assemble for the common good, shall never be abridged."

Arizona Gun Laws

Arizona Gun Laws Overview (Source: NRA-ILA)
Arizona Concealed Carry (CCW) Overview (Source:
Arizona Concealed Weapons and Permits (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)
Arizona Department of Public Safety Questions - CCW (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)

Arizona Hunting Rules & Regulations

Arizona Hunting Overview (Source: Arizona Game and Fish Department)
Hunting Seasons, Season Dates, Rules and Regulations for Hunting in Arizona (Source: Arizona Game and Fish Department)
Hunting & Fishing Online License Sales (Source: Arizona Game and Fish Department)
Hunter Education (Source: AArizona Game and Fish Department)

Arizona Shooting Ranges

Arizona Game and Fish Department Owned and Operated Shooting Range Facilities (Source: Arizona Game and Fish Department)
NSSF-Affiliated Shooting Ranges (Source: NSSF's
NRA-Affiliated Shooting Ranges (Source:
All Shooting Ranges (Source:

Arizona Competitive Shooting Clubs & Matches

IDPA Clubs (Source:
IDPA Matches (Source:
USPSA Clubs (Source:
USPSA Matches (Source:
USA Shooting Clubs (Source:
USA Shooting Matches (Source:
4-H Shooting Sports State Contacts (Source:

Arizona NRA Training Courses & Fundraising Events

Arizona State Firearm & Hunting Associations

Arizona Gun Shows and FFLs

Arizona Gun & Knife Shows (Source:
Arizona Gun Shows (Source:
Arizona FFL Holders (Source:
NICS Firearm Checks by State (Source:
Arizona Mental Health Records Submitted to NICS (Source:

Arizona's Yearly Ranking in "Best Gun-Friendly States" by Guns & Ammo Magazine

Arizona Elected Public Officials

Congressional (Source:
Gubernatorial (Source:
State Legislature (Source:
Statewide Officials (Source:
NRA's Ranking of Arizona Public Officials (Source:

Arizona Public Finances and Personal & Economic Freedom Rankings

Arizona State Checkbook (Source: Open The Books)
Arizona State Employees (Source: Open The Books)
Arizona Personal & Economic Freedom Ranking (Source: CATO Institute)
Arizona Civil Asset Forfeiture (aka "Policing For Profit") Ranking (Source: Institute for Justice)

Arizona State Business Tax Climate Rankings

Arizona State Business Tax Climate Rank (Source: Tax Foundation)
Taxes in Arizona (Source: Tax Foundation)