Shafter Shootin Irons & Such
DROS & Dealer Fees
What fees make up the DROS?
The State of California charges a mandatory $19.00 DROS fee
The dealer must also charge a $1.00 Firearms Safety Testing fee,
and a $5.00 Safety and Enforcement fee.
If the transaction being processed is a dealer sale, consignment return, or return from pawn, you may impose other charges as long as this amount is clearly shown as a "Dealer Fee" and not misrepresented as a State fee.
(PC sections 12071(b)(11), (12))
What fees can Dealers charge for handling Private Party Transfers (PPTs)?
If the transaction is a PPT, Dealers are restricted to charging no more than $25.00 in State fees as described above, and $10.00 per firearm for conducting the PPT. For example:
a. For a PPT involving one or more handguns, the total allowable fees are $45.00 for the first handgun, and $31.00 for each subsequent handgun.
b. For PPTs involving one or more long guns, the State fees are limited to $25.00 for the whole transaction plus $20.00 dealer fee per firearm transferred.
(PC section 12082)
Standard Shafter Shootin Irons & Such Dealer Fee: $20.00