Concealed Carry FAQ

  • 1. Who qualifies for a North Carolina Concealed Carry Handgun Permit?

  • Ans: You must:

  • Be a U.S citizen or resident alien

  • Be at least 21 years old

  • Be a resident of any NC county for at least 30 days

  • Have a clean criminal record

  • Successfully complete a state approved training course

  • Have no physical or mental infirmity that would keep you from owning a firearm

3. Where do I go to apply for a North Carolina Concealed Carry Handgun permit?

Ans: Your local county Sheriff's Department

Next Concealed Carry Class Dates

Friday June 25, 8AM

Saturday June 26, 8AM

Sunday June 27, 1PM

Northern Alamance County

Contact me for more information

Register here

4. Where is there a definitive reference to North Carolina firearms laws?

Ans: Click here (You will probably find p. 42 particularly helpful)

Where does North Carolina prohibit concealed carry of a handgun?

The state has published a chart to answer that question.

Do I have to already own a firearm to take the class?

No. You may use one of our firearms for the shooting exercise.