Know Before You Go – Concealed Weapon License

Our Warrington and Molino offices currently process applications and renewals for concealed weapon licenses. Appointments can be made here.

Initial applications:
Please bring the following documents for concealed weapon license applications:

  • Picture ID – driver license or state-issued identification card
  • Proof of training includes any state hunter safety course, DD-214, courses from National Rifle Association (NRA), law enforcement, security guard, investigators, special deputies, or any division of law enforcement or security enforcement, or any safety course taught by local law enforcement or state or NRA certified instructors.
  • If you are a United States citizen born outside the United States, or if you are a permanent legal resident alien, you will need to bring official documentation that confirms citizenship status. Documents include a U.S. Passport, Consular Report of Birth (Form FS-240), Certification of Report of Birth (DS-1350), Certificate of Naturalization (Form N-550 or N-570), or a Certificate of Citizenship (Form N-560 or N-561).
  • Active duty military members and veterans can get expedited service by providing the following:
    1. Active duty military personnel should include a copy of their Common Access Card or another form of official military identification with their application. A copy of service members’ current orders is also acceptable as proof of active duty status.
    2. Honorably discharged veterans should submit a copy of their DD 214 long form with their application.
  • Fee payment – payable to Escambia County Tax Collector, Scott Lunsford

Renewals:
Please bring the following documents for concealed weapon license renewal:

  • Picture ID – driver license or state-issued identification card
  • Florida concealed weapon permit or renewal notice
  • Fee payment –  payable to Escambia County Tax Collector, Scott Lunsford

*For a list of approved training courses, please click here.

Note: When you complete your application, you will be asked to swear and affirm that you have been furnished a copy of Chapter 790, Florida Statutes (F.S.), and that you are knowledgeable of the provisions contained in that section of law. Please read and review Chapter 790, F.S., prior to your appointment.

Note: You can update your address for your concealed weapon license or receive a replacement license only with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. You can find more information at FreshFromFlorida.com.

Click here for a listing of fees.

*Cash, check, debit and credit cards are accepted for these transactions. Please click here for our payment policy.