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License to Carry Firearms

The Sheriff of Wyoming County issues License to Carry Firearms (guns) to Wyoming County residents and residents of other states who possess a valid License to Carry issued by their home state as well.

We are processing applications by MAIL/DROP-OFF ONLY at this time. NO WALK-INS OR EMAILS. Once we process your application and you are approved, you will be required to appear in person to complete the process (via appointment) within 45 days.

  • Applicant must be 21 years of age
  • Pennsylvania applicants must be a resident of Wyoming County
  • Out of state residents must possess a current License to Carry in your state of residence
  • References may not be family members or anyone residing at the same address
  • Applicant must ​provide Driver’s License or DMV issued Identification Card with current address
  • License fee:  $20.00 Check or Money Order payable to Wyoming County Sheriff or $21.95 Credit/Debit card. WE DO NOT ACCEPT CASH!

MOST COMMON ERRORS:  Not including page 2 of the application (even though you don’t fill anything out on page 2, it is part of the application); Incomplete applications (The only box that is optional is social security number); Not including a copy of your driver’s license with current address (this delays the processing of your application); not including a phone number that we can reach you at; and not signing the application.

WYOMING COUNTY RESIDENTS:   Please include your completed application (2 pages), a copy of your driver’s license/state ID card – must contain your current address, and a copy of your current/expired license to carry (only needed for renewals). Please complete ALL sections of the application, sign and date.  Missing information will delay processing. If paying your fee by check or money order, please include that with your application. Once approved, we will notify you to schedule your appointment to appear in person to complete the process. This must be completed within 45 days of approval.  Please contact us at 570-996-2265 with any questions.

OUT OF STATE RESIDENTS: 
In order to obtain a License to Carry from our office, you must have a current License to Carry from your state of residence. Please fill out the application below (2 pages) and mail it to our office along with a copy (front and back) of your Drivers License and a copy (front and back) of the License to Carry from your state.  Please complete ALL sections of the application, sign and date.  Missing information will delay processing. If paying your fee by check or money order, please include that with your application. Once approved, we will notify you to schedule your appointment to appear in person to complete the process.  This must be completed within 45 days of approval. Please contact us at 570-996-2265 with any questions.

Appointments will be scheduled Monday – Thursday,

9:00 am – 2:30 pm & Fridays 9:00 am – 1:30 pm

Wyoming County Sheriff
1 Courthouse Square
Tunkhannock, PA 18657

570-996-2265

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