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Concealed Carry

Do NOT Bring Firearms into the Sheriff’s Office

 

CCW Licensing Hours

Day
Time
Monday
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. – Noon & 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday
No Service
Thursday
9:00 a.m. – Noon & 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. – Noon

CCW Initial & Renewal Licensing Fees

Fee
Initial Licensing
$67.00
Ohio resident 5 or more consecutive years
$91.00
Ohio resident less than 5 consecutive years
Fee
Renewal Licensing
$50.00
Ohio resident 5 or more consecutive years
Exact Change or Local Checks Accepted

CCW Initial Licensing Requirements

  • Valid Ohio Driver’s License or State ID card
  • ORIGINAL AND COPY of Firearms Safety Certificate of Competency or Lawful Equivalent with proper documentation
  • Completed application form
  • Color photo (passport size) attached to application. Photo can be obtained at Sheriff Office for $5.00
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Submit to fingerprint verification for a background check
  • Must attest to having read the Ohio Attorney General’s Concealed Carry Law book

 

CCW Renewal Licensing Requirements

  • Valid CCW license or expired CCW license
  • Valid Ohio Driver’s License or State ID Card
  • Newly completed application form –  can not be a photocopy of prior application and check for latest version
  • Ohio resident for at least 45 days AND a Hancock County resident or an adjacent county for 30 days
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Submit to fingerprint verification for a background check
  • Must attest to having re-read the Ohio Attorney General’s Concealed Carry Law book

CCW Forms

Application forms and CCW pamphlets are available at the Sheriff’s Office or at the Ohio Attorney General’s Office WebSite.