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NEW ISSUE Concealed Weapon Permit Instructions:
ATTENTION: The Wayne County Sheriff's Office ONLY processed fingerprints for Concealed Weapon Permits during Weekdays 8:00am thru 10:30am and 1:00pm thru 3:30pm.
The applicant does not suffer from a physical or mental infirmity that prevents the safe handling of a handgun. The Sheriff will require the applicant to sign a release authorizing the Sheriff to receive physical and mental health records from a health care provided who has ever provided treatment or care to the applicant.
The applicant must successfully complete an approved firearms safety and training course and deliver to the Sheriff proof of certification.
What YOU WILL NEED when applying for a Concealed Handgun Permit.
ORIGINAL certification of completion of approved firearms safety and training course
State Drivers License. If you do not have a driver's license, a State Identification Card is required.
Concealed Weapon Permit Applications are available at the Main Sheriff's Office and electronically. A notary public is available in our office to assist you. A new concealed carry permit issue could take up to 90 days.