Originally Posted by Bigtime1
So you must have the C&R FFL before you can apply for the COE?
Or can you apply for both at the same time?
The two are unrelated as far as application, but the COE alone is useless unless you are trying to get a job in a gun store.
Most people wait until they have their 03 in hand before they invest the $100 or so and time in the COE, just in case they get denied for the 03.