What do I need to bring with me to apply for a weapons carry license?

What You Will Need Bring to Apply for a Weapons Carry License:

  1. Completed application packet. Download and print the application packet (PDF). If you are not able to print documents, call 762-400-6326 or email pam.middlebrooks@accgov.com to request that one be mailed to you. Fill out the application packet but do not sign the signature field on page 2 of the packet. You will complete the signature during your appointment.
  2. Valid driver’s license or state-issued ID card showing a Clarke County address
  3. Cash, check or money order (no cards) in the amount of $73.25 addressed to Athens-Clarke County Probate Court for license fee.
  4. Separate cash, check or money order (no cards) in the amount of $5.00 addressed to the Sheriff’s Office for fingerprinting
  5. If you were born outside of the United States you will also need one of the following documents to support your application:
    • U.S. Passport
    • U.S. Birth Certificate for Applicant and/or  Applicant’s Parent 
    • U.S. Certificate of Naturalization

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1. Do I have to make an appointment to apply for a weapons carry license?
2. What do I need to bring with me to apply for a weapons carry license?
3. How do I renew my weapons carry license?
4. How long do I have to wait to get my permit?
5. How will I receive my permit?
6. I have already had my fingerprints done for something else; do I have to do them again?
7. What forms of payment do you accept?
8. How much does it cost?
9. I am not able to print the application/renewal packet. What do I do?
10. I live in Clarke County now, but my Weapons Carry License is from another county. Can I renew it by mail?
11. Do I have to have my application notarized?
12. My license expired, but the courts were closed due to COVID-19. What do I do?