Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of State Police
Guidance Document Information
Title VCheck User's Guide
Document ID 5845
Summary VCheck is Virginia’s instant criminal background check program available via the Internet to all firearms dealers registered with the State Police Firearms Transaction Center (FTC). Approval numbers are generated in instant clearances, while transactions that require review or research are routed to the FTC for processing. The transactions entered by VCheck are available to the dealer for review on a daily and monthly basis. No special software is necessary. These instructions should be utilized in conjunction with the VFTP Dealers Procedures Manual.
Effective Date 3/1/2022
pdf View document text     Posted On 7/21/2023                 Document on Town Hall
Explanation or Citations Copies of the following document may be viewed during regular workdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. at the headquarters of the State Police, 7700 Midlothian Turnpike, Richmond, VA 23235, or downloaded and printed from the Department of State Police web site at Mail inquiries should be submitted to the Department of State Police, FTC, PO Box 27472, Richmond, VA 23261

This document applies to the following chapters
[19 VAC 30-101] Regulations Governing Purchases of Handguns Within a 30-Day Period
[19 VAC 30-230] Checks on Firearm Transfers to Dealers

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