Skip to Main Content
Last updated .

Alabama law prohibits the possession or sale of brass or steel teflon-coated handgun ammunition or ammunition of like kind designed to penetrate bullet-proof vests. However, this prohibition does not apply to the possession or sale of teflon-coated lead or brass ammunition designed to expand upon contact.1

Alabama does not:

  • Require a license for the sale of ammunition;
  • Require sellers of ammunition to maintain a record of the purchasers; or


Our experts can speak to the full spectrum of gun violence prevention issues. Have a question? Email us at

  1. Ala. Code § 13A-11-60.[]