The applicant must be 21 years of age or older with a picture I.D. for proof.
The applicant must be a resident of Beaver County, Pennsylvania for at least 90 days.(May require proof of residency)
The application must have NO CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS.
The applicant must be of good character and reputation; acting in a manner that will not be dangerous to public safety.
Character References must be Beaver County residents. Be sure to include their full name, address, and telephone number where they can be reached during business hours.
If employment is indicated as a reason for requesting a license to carry a firearm, a letter of confirmation from your employer must accompany the application. This letter must state that the employer approves of you carrying a firearm on the premises of employment and while conducting business for the employer.
You must complete the application in full. Anything left blank will cause the application to be denied.
Due to public alarm, we recommend the carrying of a small, concealed handgun.
This application approval process can take 20-45 business days to complete. You will be contacted by mail as to the outcome.
Any license not renewed or picked up within three (3) months will require a new application and fee.
The application and any attached documents must be brought to the Sheriff’s Office by the applicant between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4 P.M.
Application fee: $20. Payment can be made by cash, money order or personal check made payable to the Sheriff’s Office. No credit or debit cards please.