Welcome! This is an official application for a pistol permit. You must completely and accurately fill-out this application to be considered for a permit. Any falsification of the information within this application will result in the refusal of this application for a pistol permit.

Alabama State Code provides that the Sheriff of a county shall issue a qualified or unlimited license to a person residing in the county, and is a suitable person to be licensed.

The Sheriff’s Office will issue or deny a Pistol License Application within 30 days of receipt of a completed application.

Please read the following before proceeding:

Applicant Information:


Previous Aliases: (please list all previous aliases)

Previous Last Name Previous First Name City Where Changed State Court File #

Information Related To Your Birth:



Demographic Information:


feet inches

Telephone Number: (###-###-####)


Driver's License / Non-Operator ID: (or other State Issued ID)


Email:


Please Create A Password: (you can use this to track progress, and we may need to contact you during the process)


Password Information: In order to comply with CJIS standards we have employed the use of a password complexity monitor. As you enter your password, we will display an indicator of complexity. You will only be able to submit passwords thats are sufficiently complex as to be considered 'safe' by CJIS standards. The visual indicator will turn Blue or Green to indicate that your password is safe.

Important: CJIS requires we maintain a strict password policy and system of checks. As such, we check the following items as you enter your new password:
  • The password must be a minimum length of eight (8) characters on all systems
  • The password must not be a dictionary word
  • The password must not be the same as your email address
  • The password must not be a proper name

Current Residence Address: (this may be different than your mailing address)


Present Mailing Address: (if different from residence address)


Spouse Residence Address:


Time At Present Address:


Previous Addresses: (please list all previous addresses)

Address Line 1 Address Line 2 City State Zip Country From To

Work Information And Address: (enter your place of employment)


Select Your Application Type:



Total Fee:

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I DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS TRUE AND CORRECT. I ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT ANY FALSIFICATION OF THE ABOVE INFORMATION WILL RESULT IN THE REFUSAL OF MY APPLICATION FOR A PISTOL PERMIT AND POSSIBLE PROSECUTION. CAUTION: FEDERAL LAW AND STATE LAW ON THE POSSESSION OF HANDGUNS AND FIREARMS DIFFER.

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Application Qualification Questions:

Have you ever had a pistol permit?

Have you ever had a permit revoked?

Have you ever been arrested for a crime of violence?

Have you ever been taken into custody by a law enforcement agency?

Have you ever been arrested or charged with a crime?

Are you currently under an indictment?

Have you ever been treated for a mental illness?

Have you ever been treated for substance abuse (drugs/alcohol)?

Are you addicted to alcohol, perscription medicine or illegal drugs?

Are you on probation or under a restraining order from ANY court?

Are you awaiting trial as a defendant in any criminal case?

Have you been found guilty but mentally ill in a criminal case?

Have you been found not guilty in a criminal case by reasons of insanity or mental disease or defect?

Have you been declared incompetent to stand trial in a criminal case?

Have you asserted a defense in a criminal case of not guilty by reason of insanity or mental disease or defect?

Have you been found not guilty by reason of lack of mental responsibility under the Uniform Code of Military Justice?

Have you required involuntary outpatient treatment in a psychiatric hospital or similar treatment facility based on a finding that you are an imminent danger to yourself or to others?

Have you required involuntary commitment to a psychiatric hospital or similar treatment facility for any reasons, including drug use?

Have you been the subject of a prosecution or of a commitment or incompetency proceeding that could lead to a prohibition on the receipt or possession of a firearm under the laws of Alabama or the United States?


I DO HEREBY CERTIFY THAT THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS TRUE AND CORRECT. I ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT ANY FALSIFICATION OF THE ABOVE INFORMATION WILL RESULT IN THE REFUSAL OF MY APPLICATION FOR A PISTOL PERMIT AND POSSIBLE PROSECUTION. CAUTION: FEDERAL LAW AND STATE LAW ON THE POSSESSION OF HANDGUNS AND FIREARMS DIFFER.

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