Firearms Permit Information

  • Phone:
    317-745-6269

ALL GUN PERMIT APPLICANTS

Effective March 1, 2011

ALL GUN PERMIT APPLICATIONS MUST BE COMPLETED AND SUBMITTED ONLINE 

  1. Apply online 
  2. At the Indiana Police home page, look on the left column and click on “Firearms Licensing” (When page loads watch instructional videos if needed)
  3. To apply scroll to bottom of page click on link highlighted in yellow (Check the status of your application online.
  4. Click Apply under New Applicants/Expiring Licenses follow steps provided.

*Make sure to save application before exiting so you can return and complete your application at a later time if needed.  It is very important that you answer all of these questions honestly & accurately.

  1. After you click to submit your application you will receive directions on how to schedule electronic fingerprinting and payment of the state fee. You MUST go to an IdentGO/Morpho Trust location. HCSD does NOT do fingerprinting effective May 15, 2013. If you have any questions, need to schedule an appointment, or need to make changes to your appointment you may contact IdentGO/Morpho Trust at 1-877-472-6917. 
  2. After submitting your application online and being electronically fingerprinted at an IdentGO/Morpho Trust location, you will need to complete your application by going to your local police department to pay your local fee.  The Hendricks County Sheriff Department only accepts EXACT CASH or MONEY ORDER. Money orders should be made payable to HCSD.  We are open from 8am-4pm Monday through Friday no appointment needed.

YOU MUST HAVE A VALID INDIANA DRIVERS LICENSE OR INDIANA ID CARD ALONG WITH YOUR FINGERPRINT RECEIPT.

FEE SCHEDULE:

LIFETIME PERSONAL PROTECTION/NO CURRENT GUN LICENSE:

$75.00 + tax STATE fee, $50.00 LOCAL fee, and $9.95 fingerprint fee

LIFETIME PERSONAL PROTECTION/CURRENT VALID INDIANA GUN LICENSE:

$60.00 + tax STATE fee, $40.00 LOCAL fee, and $9.95 fingerprint fee

FOUR YEAR PERSONAL PROTECTION:

$30.00 + tax STATE fee, $10.00 LOCAL fee, and $9.95 fingerprint fee

TURNAROUND TIME TO RECEIVE YOUR GUN PERMIT FROM THE INDIANA STATE POLICE FIREARMS DIVISION IS APPROXIMATELY 2-4 WEEKS.

GUN PERMITS ARE MAILED TO THE ADDRESS LISTED ON YOUR APPLICATION.

IF YOU NEED TO MAKE CHANGES ON YOUR PRESENT GUN PERMIT, PLEASE CONTACT THE INDIANA STATE POLICE FIREARMS DIVISION AT 317-232-8264

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Danville, IN 46122
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