Private firearms transfers (i.e., transfers by individuals not licensed as dealers) are not subject to a background check requirement in Utah.
See the Firearms Trafficking in Utah section for laws aimed at gun trafficking.
Utah prohibits the sale of any firearm to a person under age 18 unless he or she is accompanied by a parent or guardian.2
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- Utah Code Ann. § 76-10-503(8).
- Utah Code Ann. § 76-10-509.9.