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

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

Michigan State Constitution

"Every person has a right to keep and bear arms for the defense of himself and the state."

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

"All political power is inherent in the people. Government is instituted for their equal benefit, security and protection."

"The people have the right peaceably to assemble, to consult for the common good, to instruct their representatives and to petition the government for redress of grievances."

Michigan Gun Laws

Michigan Gun Laws Overview (Source: NRA-ILA)
Michigan Concealed Carry (CCW) Overview (Source: HandgunLaw.us)
Michigan Concealed Pistol Application and Instructions (Source: Michigan State Police)
Michigan Firearms Links (Source: Michigan State Police)

Michigan Hunting Rules & Regulations

Michigan Hunting (Source: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
Michigan License Information (Source: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
Michigan eLicense Online Licensing System (Source: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
Michigan Hunter Safety Certificate (Source: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

Michigan Shooting Ranges

Michigan State Shooting Ranges (Source: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)
NSSF-Affiliated Shooting Ranges (Source: NSSF's WhereToShoot.org)
NRA-Affiliated Shooting Ranges (Source: NRA.org)
All Shooting Ranges (Source: RangeListings.com)

Michigan 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)

Michigan NRA Training Courses & Fundraising Events

Michigan State Firearm & Hunting Associations

Michigan Gun Shows and FFLs

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

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

Michigan 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 Michigan Public Officials (Source: NRA-PVF.org)

Michigan Public Finances and Personal & Economic Freedom Rankings

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

Michigan State Business Tax Climate Rankings

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