Asked: December 14, 20202020-12-14T15:47:01+00:00 2020-12-14T15:47:01+00:00 Can a 17 year old own a gun in Illinois? Amelia 431 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile Amelia Can a 17 year old own a gun in Illinois? GovernmentTravel 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Archie 0 Questions 303 Answers 0 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile Archie 2020-12-14T15:47:36+00:00Added an answer on December 14, 2020 at 3:47 pm It is a must for an individual to be over 21 years old to obtain a FOID card in Illinois. It is prohibited to own a gun at just 17 years old in Illinois. They strictly not allowed people to carry a firearm or ammunition without any confirmed license providing by the authorities and after making your license a firearm owner’s identification or FOID card is a must to purchase any type of gun or related things. They have very strict rules regarding it. Illinois strictly prohibit the sales or purchase of various types of firearm directly with dealer and buyer. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Attachment Select file Browse Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.