Virginia Resident Concealed Handgun Permits are issued by the circuit court of the county or city in which the applicant resides. Please contact the applicable court for specific instruction on the application process.
Click here to download the application form. (Updated 7/2016)
You can obtain your application form by visiting the Resident Concealed Handgun Permits page on the Virginia State Police website.
Request an Application Package by contacting the Virginia State Police Firearms Transaction Center in writing at the below address or on-line at email@example.com. All written requests must include the applicant’s complete name and mailing address. A telephone number is also requested. Send written requests to:
Firearms Transaction Center
Nonresident Concealed Handgun Permits
Criminal Justice Information Services Division
Department of State Police
P.O. Box 85141
Richmond, VA 23285-5141
For more information, visit the Nonresident Concealed Handgun Permits page on the Virginia State Police website.