Applicants are encouraged to read the applicable law prior to making application to ensure a better understanding of your rights and responsibilities. You may obtain a copy of the applicable law in the office.
To apply for a firearm license you must be 21 years or older and a resident of Murray County. The fee for a license is $76.00 and if approved by the State will be valid for a period of 5 years. Once the fingerprints are taken and application completed, it takes approximately 5 business days to get a reply on the status from the state.
All payment must be made in the form of cash, Visa, Mastercard, or money order
Be aware that prior convictions for certain offenses will disqualify you from obtaining a firearms license. Some of those offenses include, but are not limited to, convictions arising out of domestic violence, weapons violations and any drug related offenses, whether felony or misdemeanor.