Concealed Weapon or Firearm License Application
State of Florida

You may apply for a Florida Concealed Weapon or Firearm License on this website
Qualifications and Instructions
To Apply, You Will Need
  • Your CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION from a firearms training class or other document that evidences your competency with a firearm. Your training must include live fire using a firearm and ammunition.
  • A digital, passport-style photo taken within the last 30 days.   [ More Info ]
    You must provide a passport-style color photo.

    Click the following link to show instructions for taking a passport-style photo.

    How to Take a Passport Style Photo (opens a new window)

    Click the following link to edit your uploaded photo.

    United States Department of State Photo Editing Tool (opens a new window)
    (This tool is designed to work on a Windows operating system)
  • Your photo and all documents should be uploaded to your computer prior to starting this online application.
  • A credit card, debit card, or electronic check for payment. All payments are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • You must meet the eligibility requirements.    [ More Info ]
    Payments are not refundable if you are determined to be ineligible for a Florida Concealed Weapon or Firearm License.
    Please click the following link to review license eligibility requirements.

    Concealed Weapon or Firearm License Eligibility Requirements (opens a new window)

    If you are still unsure of your eligibility, please click the following link to take a short questionaire.

    Determine your eligibility by answering a few simple questions (opens a new window)
  • To apply for a Florida Concealed Weapon or Firearm License, please press the green button, directly below.

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