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

PLEASE NOTE: The laws which impact Hawaii 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 Hawaii can be found here, whereas the information below is meant as a reference point only.

Hawaii State Constitution

"A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."

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

"All political power of this State is inherent in the people and the responsibility for the exercise thereof rests with the people. All government is founded on this authority."

Hawaii Gun Laws

Hawaii Gun Laws Overview (Source: NRA-ILA)
Hawaii Concealed Carry (CCW) Overview (Source: HandgunLaw.us)
Island of Hawai'i Firearm Registration (Source: Hawai'i Police Department)
County of Maui, Hawaii Firearms (Source: County of Maui, Hawaii)
Honolulu Police Department Firearms (Source: Honolulu Police Department)
Hawaii State Gun Laws (Source: Hawaii Rifle Association)

Hawaii Hunting Rules & Regulations

Hunting In Hawaii (Source: State of Hawaii, Division of Forestry and Wildlife)
Hawaii Game Mammal Hunting (Source: State of Hawaii, Division of Forestry and Wildlife)
Hawaii Game Bird Hunting (Source: State of Hawaii, Division of Forestry and Wildlife)
Hawaii Online Hunting License Applications (Source: State of Hawaii, Division of Forestry and Wildlife)
"Go Hunt, Hawaii" Hunter Education Program (Source: Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources)

Hawaii Shooting Ranges

Hawaii DOFAW Managed Lands (Source: State of Hawaii, Division of Forestry and Wildlife)
Koko Head Shooting Complex (Source: Honolulu Department of Parks and Recreation)
NSSF-Affiliated Shooting Ranges (Source: NSSF's WhereToShoot.org)
NRA-Affiliated Shooting Ranges (Source: NRA.org)
All Shooting Ranges (Source: RangeListings.com)

Hawaii Competitive Shooting Clubs & Matches

IDPA Clubs (Source: IDPA.com)
IDPA Matches (Source: IDPA.com)
USPSA Clubs (Source: USPSA.org)
USPSA Matches (Source: USPSA.org)
USA Shooting Clubs (Source: USAShooting.org)
USA Shooting Matches (Source: USAShooting.org)
4-H Shooting Sports State Contacts (Source: 4-HShootingSports.org)

Hawaii NRA Training Courses & Fundraising Events

Hawaii State Firearm & Hunting Associations

Hawaii Gun Shows and FFLs

Hawaii Gun & Knife Shows (Source: GunShows-USA.com)
Hawaii Gun Shows (Source: GunShowTrader.com)
Hawaii FFL Holders (Source: FFLGunDealers.net)
NICS Firearm Checks by State (Source: FBI.gov)
Hawaii Mental Health Records Submitted to NICS (Source: FixNICS.org)

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

Hawaii Elected Public Officials

Congressional (Source: VoteSmart.org)
Gubernatorial (Source: VoteSmart.org)
State Legislature (Source: VoteSmart.org)
Statewide Officials (Source: VoteSmart.org)
NRA's Ranking of Hawaii Public Officials (Source: NRA-PVF.org)

Hawaii Public Finances and Personal & Economic Freedom Rankings

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

Hawaii State Business Tax Climate Rankings

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