Permit to purchase a handgun costs five dollars ($5.00).
Permit to purchase a handgun is valid for a period of five (5) years from date of issue, unless your address changes.
Permit fees are due at the time the application is turned in; Fees are non refundable whether you are eligible for a permit or not.
Click and print the Handgun Purchase/Permit Application below. The form must be submitted to the Sheriff’s Office in order for your application to be processed.
If you have been discharged from the U.S. Military, you will need to bring your DD214 at the time that you submit your application.
229 Kingold Blvd • Snow Hill, NC 28580
Phone: 252-747-3446 • Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm