Hours of operation are Monday through Friday 8:30 to 3:30 (Excluding Government and Legal Holidays)
Application fee is $20.00. CASH, CHECK OR MONEY ORDER. Checks can be made payable to Beaver County Sheriff’s Office. No credit/debit cards will be accepted.
The applicant must be 21 years of age or older.
You MUST appear in person to submit your application. Please DO NOT mail in applications.
Valid Pennsylvania Drivers license or State ID. The address listed on your Drivers License/ State ID must be the address you are listing on your application.
Must be a resident of Beaver County.
Applications can be printed from the county website following this LINK or they can be picked up in our office. If printing an application from our website, please be sure to print both sides of the application. (They do not need to be on one page but we do require both pages to be submitted)
Two character references are required on the application and must include the complete name, complete mailing address and telephone number of the individuals you are using. References cannot be family members. References are required for both NEW and RENEWAL applications.
If you are renewing your application, you must be within 60 days of the expiration date. NO EXCEPTIONS. If your permit is already expired, application process is still the same for a new or a renewal applicant.
In most cases the approval process is usually same day. Once the background check is complete, the license to carry permit is issued that same day.
Licenses will be valid for a period of 5 years from their date of issue.
Some applications can take additional time to process. The state police may put some applications into research. These applications can take up to an additional 15 days to be processed. We will call you or you will receive a letter in the mail of your status.
Beaver County Courthouse address is 810 3rd Street Beaver PA 15009. Sheriff’s Office is on the Lower Level.
Parking is available for free in the parking garage in the building directly beside the Beaver County Courthouse. Handicap parking is available on Commerce Street, Market Street and in the back parking lot of the Courthouse.
If you have any questions you can reach our office at 724-770-4614