CCW License...

PUBLIC NOTICE:

Due to recent health concerns regarding COVID-19, the CCW/Background Check office will be open Tuesday/Thursday 8 am – 4 pm by appointment only until further notice.

Call (330) 675-4040 for scheduling.

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CCW HOURS:

***NEW HOURS***

ALL SERVICES
MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
9:00 AM TO 12:00 PM
AND
1:00 PM TO 3:00 PM


RENEWING A LICENSE

(ONLY IF YOU RECEIVED YOUR ORIGINAL LICENSE FROM THIS OFFICE)

IF YOU DID NOT RECEIVE YOUR ORIGINAL LICENSE FROM THIS OFFICE YOU MUST FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS FOR A NEW APPLICANT.

LICENSE TO CARRY A CONCEALED HANDGUN APPLICATION

TO APPLY, PLEASE BRING THE FOLLOWING:

FEES (CASH OR MONEY ORDER ONLY):

NOTE: PER SENATE BILL 81 THE OHIO ATTORNEY GENERAL IS REQUIRED TO MONITOR THE NUMBER OF LICENSE FEES WAIVED FOR MILITARY PERSONNEL & CAP THE TOTAL AMOUNT ALLOWED AT $1.5 MILLION ANNUALLY. TO QUALIFY, ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY ID OR DD214 STATING HONORABLE DISCHARGE MUST BE PROVIDED AT THE TIME OF APPLICATION.

YOU CANNOT MAIL IN AN APPLICATION FOR A RENEWAL. YOU MUST APPLY IN PERSON.

WHEN APPLYING FOR A RENEWAL CCW LICENSE YOU WILL NOT GET YOUR CARD THE SAME DAY.

IF YOU HAVE MOVED TO ANOTHER COUNTY THAT IS NOT ADJOINING TO TRUMBULL COUNTY YOU CANNOT GET YOUR RENEWAL LICENSE HERE. YOU MUST GO TO YOUR EXISTING COUNTY OR AN ADJOINING COUNTY FROM WHERE YOU RESIDE.

YOU WILL BE FINGERPRINTED AND THIS OFFICE WILL CONDUCT NCIC, III & NICS BACKGROUND CHECKS.

WE CANNOT GIVE YOU A COPY OF YOUR FINGERPRINT RESULTS. ONCE RECEIVED, WE ARE TO DESTROY RESULTS PER CCW LAWS.

PLEASE DO NOT STAPLE APPLICATION. WE WILL BE SCANNING APPLICATION.

APPLICATIONS MUST BE LEGIBLE. WE WILL NOT ACCEPT APPLICATION WRITTEN WITH PENCIL, MUST BE IN INK.

YOU CAN APPLY 90 DAYS PRIOR OR ANYTIME AFTER IT EXPIRES FOR RENEWALS. IF IT HAS EXPIRED YOU CANNOT CARRY UNTIL YOU GET YOUR NEW LICENSE. IF YOU COME 90 DAYS PRIOR YOUR NEW LICENSE WILL MORE THAN LIKELY OVERLAP THE DATE OF YOUR PREVIOUS LICENSE. IF YOU DO NOT WANT THIS TO HAPPEN THEN YOU NEED TO COME IN 2 OR 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO IT EXPIRING.

REGARDLESS IF YOUR LICENSE HAS EXPIRED FOR ONE OR TWO YEARS, YOU ONLY NEED TO FILL OUT AN APPLICATION. NO TRAINING IS REQUIRED AT THIS TIME.

ALL RENEWALS MUST ANSWER YES TO SECTION V ON THE APPLICATION. PLEASE LIST YOUR PREVIOUS LICENSE.  YOU WILL LIST TRUMBULL COUNTY AND THEN THE ISSUE DATE OF YOUR LICENSE. IF YOU HAVE A CCW LICENSE FROM ANOTHER STATE IT MUST BE LISTED AS WELL.

PLEASE PROVIDE PHONE NUMBER SO WE CAN CONTACT YOU WHEN YOUR LICENSE IS READY FOR PICK-UP. ONCE YOU ARE CONTACTED YOU CAN PICK UP YOUR LICENSE IN THE FRONT LOBBY OF THE JAIL AT THE RECEPTIONIST’S DESK. IF YOU PREFER NOT TO PICK UP IN PERSON, PLEASE PROVIDE A SELF ADDRESSED STAMPED ENVELOPE AT TIME OF APPLICATION. ONLY ONE STAMP WILL BE NEEDED.

IF YOU HAVE BEEN ARRESTED IT WILL TAKE AT LEAST 45 DAYS TO PROCESS. THIS IS STANDARD PROCEDURE BY STATE OF OHIO. YOU WILL BE CALLED ONCE ALL RESULTS ARE AVAILABLE TO US. IF YOU HAVE NOT HEARD FROM US WITHIN THE 45 WORKING DAYS YOU CAN CONTACT THIS OFFICE AND WE WILL CHECK STATUS AND ADVISE YOU.