July 1, 2017 Weapons-Permit to Acquire (or Purchase)
Must have current DRIVERS LICENSE OR STATE ISSUED ID
Complete Permit to Acquire Application
Must pass background check
$40.00 for 5 year Permit to Acquire
DUPLICATES - Lost or Damaged Permit, Address Change or Name Change Request
Must have DRIVERS LICENSE OR STATE ISSUED ID with CURRENT ADDRESS
Complete Permit to Acquire Application-marked DUPLICATE
Must pass new background check
$25.00 for remainder of permit term
NOTE- Permit printing is now standardized and will be printed at the state level. Permits will be mailed to applicants.
Our front office is open 8am-4:30pm M-F. It does take a few minutes to take in applications. Please allow us about 10-15 minutes and plan your arrival time at our office accordingly. No appointments are required.
Our office takes CHECKS, CASH or CREDIT/DEBIT CARDS. If cash, the exact amount is preferred. If we do not have change on hand, you will have to return with exact change.
Per Iowa Code-The Sheriff has up to 30 days to approve/deny permits.
Application fees for permits to acquire may be non-refundable.
NOTE: the date printed on the permit is the date it EXPIRES, there is NO GRACE PERIOD.