Please note demand is extremly high and orders will be processed as quickly as possible however turn around times will be longer than normal
Pistol Purchase Permits: **** We are working as fast as possible but please note demand is extremly high. Expect longer than normal turn around times****** Applicants must fill out an on-line application. Applicants will be called and given an appointment time for the purpose of dropping off a mental health release form and providing the proper identification. Applications are not considered complete until the applicant has completed the appointment process. Approved permits will be delivered at appontment time. We will not accept those without an appointment. Appointments will be conducted from 8:30 A.M. – 12:00P.M and given out in the order applications were received.
Renewal of current carried concealed handgun permits: Applicants must fill out an on-line renewal application. Acceptance of the renewal packet will be conducted by appointment only. Appointments are available only to applicants who expire within the next 45 days.
New Carried Concealed Permits: Finger printing for new carried concealed permits will resume June 1st 2020. You must complete a North Carolina State approve carried concealed handgun course prior to application. After you have completed your online application you must make an appointment to turn in the required ducuments and be fingerprinted. We will not accept walk ins you must have a appointment. Due to public health concerns you must wear a face mask/covering when entering our facility for fingerprinting
Change of Address and Duplicate card requests can be made by telephone by calling our office at 919-856-6949
Welome! This is an official application for a permit to purchase and own a pistol or handgun. You must completely and accurately fill-out this application to be considered for a permit. Any falsification of the information within this application will result in the refusal of this application for a purchase permit.
Please note, the average processing time is approximately 14 days from the date that you successfully submitted your online application however demand is extremly high expect longer than normal turn around times.. All applications are processed in the order that they are received.
A non-refundable processing fee of $5.00 is required. In addition, a convenience fee of $3.00 is required to process payment. These fees will be charged even if your application is denied.
Processing may take longer during periods of high volume.