Franklin County Sheriff

Concealed Carry Permit

Concealed Carry Permit Office
410 South High St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 525-5090

Carry Conceal map

Business Hours

Monday through Friday 7:00am till 2:45pm
Closed Saturday, Sunday and all Legal Holidays

CCW Applications and ATF Form 4 submissions are accepted by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, schedule online at Emergency Applications do not need appointments.

State of Ohio Application for License to Carry a Concealed Handgun
Ohio's Concealed Carry Laws and License Application Publication

How to Apply

To qualify for a CCW in Ohio, you must:

Do NOT bring a firearm with you when applying for or picking up your license!

To obtain a Concealed Carry Weapon's (CCW) permit, first-time applicants must:

If you are a Franklin County Renewal, you will only need the following:

If you are a Renewal from another county in Ohio, in addition to the Franklin County Renewal List you will need a 2x2 photo for the application.

If you have ever been prohibited from having a weapon under ORC Section 2923.125, you must provide court documentation granting relief for disability.

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