How to Apply For a Concealed Weapons Permit in
the County Of Bucks
Notice: Applications for Concealed Weapons Permits will only be accepted until noon (12:00 pm) on Friday, January 16, 2015. Applications will be accepted at the New Justice Center (100 North Main Street, Doylestown) at noon (12:00 pm) on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 (please call ahead for confirmation of opening). Thank you.
Applicant must be a Bucks County resident and 21 years of age.
Applicant must have a current PA drivers license or PA identification card.
If applicant’s license or identification card does not have their current address, and they have an updated card, then they must also provide a current utility bill with their present address.
If applicant is a permanent resident alien or a resident alien, they must submit alien registration card (original), 90 days proof of residency (immediately prior utility bills, credit card statements, bank statements, pay stubs with current address, or health insurance statements). Also, resident aliens must provide a valid hunting license.
Application must be completed in its entirety, including names, addresses and telephone numbers of two references (not immediate family).
If applicant has ever been convicted of a misdemeanor one, a felony charge, crime of violence, drugs or any misdemeanor that is domestic related, they will be denied a permit to carry in the Commonwealth of PA.
The Sheriff’s office has forty-five days to issue or deny a permit. All efforts will be made to issue the permit as soon as the background check is approved.
- $19.00 License (Residents in Bucks County)
- $19.00 License (Residents out of state)
- $1.00 State Surcharge
- Cash Only
Application for a Pennsylvania License to Carry Firearms
Applications are also available at the following offices:
Bucks County Courthouse, 55 E. Court, 1st floor, Doylestown.
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Gun Permit applications not accepted after 4:00 pm
Notice: Applications for Concealed Weapons Permits will only be accepted until noon (12:00 pm) on Friday, January 16, 2015. Applications will begin being accepted at the New Justice Center (100 North Main Street, Doylestown) at 8:00 am on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Thank you.
Levittown Government Services Center, 7321 New Falls Road, Levittown.
Monday – Friday, 8: 00 am to 4 pm Gun Permit applications not Accepted after 3:30 pm
Please note: The Lower Bucks GSC Public Information Counter will be closed until further notice. All services performed at the GSCs can be performed in Doylestown: Passports, Weapons Permits, Dog Licenses and Job Applications. The Health Department will remain open during this time.
Quakertown Government Services Center, 261 California Road, Quakertown.
Thursday, 8:30 am to 4 pm Gun Permit applications not Accepted after 3:30 pm
Edward J. Donnelly
Bucks County Court House
55 E. Court Street
Doylestown, PA 18901