Firearms Permit Info


Firearm Licenses


Who: Georgia residents at least 21 years of age.

Where: Local County Probate Court

When: Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM.

What to Bring:

  • Georgia driver's license, Georgia State ID card or voter registration card with current address.
  • $30.00 for License - all applicants cash, money order, or check (renewable in 5 years)
  • $55.00 blank Money Order (charge for fingerprinting GCIC & FBI)
  • You are now required by law to be fingerprinted within 48 hrs. of application.
  • These fees and requirements now apply to all new licenses and renewals
  • Foreign nationals must have INS resident card, proof of residency in the state of GA for at least 90 days, and a photo ID.

How Long: It will take approximately 15-20 minutes to complete your application. Contact the Wayne County Detention Center @ 912-427-5975 extension 225 located on 1892 South Macon Street Jesup, GA 31545 for fingerprinting details.

Receipt of License: 4-6 weeks


Georgia Probate Website