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Requirements to Obtain a License to Carry a Firearm
Appear in the Sheriff’s Office between 8:30
during each workday.
Note: The Office will be closed between Noon and 1
appear at one of our Saturday events listed on our site between 9
Must be 21 years old
Must be a Butler County resident
Must complete application - we do not require you to list references on the application
Must have $20 cash, check, debit/credit card (plus card fee) or money order - there is a $35 returned check fee for non-sufficient fund checks.
Must have driver’s license or approved photo identification
New applications may require a background check conducted by the Sheriff’s Office
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