Weapons Carry License

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Weapons Carry License Applications and Renewal Applications are being processed by APPOINTMENT ONLY at this time. 

Please contact our office at 770-254-2640 to make an appointment.



Please Remember Current Protocol for County Facilities.

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Submitting Applications
Weapons Carry License applications are accepted Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m until 4:00 p.m. You must be at least 21 years of age and a permanent resident of Coweta County to apply. You must provide identification, such as a driver's license or State ID showing a Coweta County address. 


The fee for new applicants is $76.00. The fee for renewal applicants is $30.00. All fees must be paid and the application must be processed at the time of applying.


Acceptable payment is cash, check or charge. (There is a 4.5% convenience fee for use of a charge card)



All applications must have the FBI and the GBI criminal background check. The time it takes to receive the background checks from these agencies will vary. The average time is at least four to six weeks, but is dependent upon each applicant's criminal history. A weapons carry license will not be issued until all background checks are received and reviewed by the judge.

If you were born outside of the United States you will need to bring one of the following documents to support your application:


1) U.S. Passport
2) U.S. Birth Certificate for Applicant and/or  Applicant's Parent
3) U.S. Certificate of Naturalization.

Licenses are valid for five years.

Renewal applications may be filed up to 90 days prior to the license expiration or within 30 days after the expiration date.

Application for Weapons Carry License