Q:  What does a person need to get a Permit to Acquire a Handgun?

A:  You will need the following:

 

  • Valid ID issued from the Iowa Department of Transportation with a current address

 

  • Completed application

 

  • There is no fee for a Permit to Acquire

 

NOTE: Any person who has been convicted of a felony or domestic violence (or misdemeanor crime resulting from domestic violence) WILL NOT be issued a Permit to Acquire.

 

Q:  What does a person need to get a Permit to Carry a Concealed Weapon (Non-Professional or Professional)?

A:  You will need the following:

 

  • Valid ID issued from the Iowa Department of Transportation with a current address

 

  • Completed application

 

  • Justification approved by the Harrison County Sheriff

 

NOTE: Harrison County does not issue permits for self-protection.

 

Completing the above tasks will enroll an individual to attend a weapons class.  After a successful complete of the class, the individual must then pay for the permit, which is an additional $50.00 cash charge. The cost to renew the permit thereafter is $25.00 cash. The permit is issued for 5 years.

 

 

Q:  Does an individual need to register their handguns in the state of Iowa?

A:  No.  Keep the paperwork (bill of sale) if you buy/sell from an individual.

 

 

Gun Permit FAQs

 

 

Law Enforcement Center

111 S 1st Ave.

Logan, IA 51546

 

 

Hours of Operation

Mon. - Fri.

8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

 

Phone(712) 644-2244Toll Free(877) 644-2299

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