Welcome! This is an official application for a concealed handgun 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 concealed handgun permit.
A non-refundable processing fee is required. In addition, a online convenience fee is required to process payment. These fees will be charged even if your application is denied.
QUESTIONS - PLEASE READ each question carefully and answer as fully as possible. Incorrect information will affect the processing of your application
When asked for your Previous Addresses, please list all addresses for the last 10 years.
You must complete all information as listed on your driver's license/state issued ID as well as any previous aliases and names. Failure to do so can affect the processing of your application.
You have selected that you are not a US Citizen. If you are a Lawfully Admitted Permanent Resident Aliens, you will need to bring your U.S. Permanent Resident Card (USCIS Form I-551) to your appointment.
Your CHP has expired. Please select the New Application button below to apply for a new CHP permit.
Your CHP has been expired for over 60 days. You will need to perform the training class again and receive a new training certificate. Once you have your new training certificate, you will need to apply for a NEW CHP permit.
Your CHP expires within the next 7 days. If an appointment is not available in the system prior to your CHP expiring, you will need to come down to the New Hanover County Sheriff's office to apply in person. If you are applying in person already, please select the Meet Now button when you are prompted to choose an appointment.