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Forms & Information

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Please use this link for online processing of purchase and concealed permits

Please print the mental health release form by clicking here.

The required form must be notarized and included in the application.

You must upload it in the application section, fax it to us at (252) 441-9437 or bring it in to the Office.

Handgun Purchase Permits and Concealed Carry Permit


You may use the links to the left for paper application and submission.


North Carolina Firearms Laws Update 2019