Ross 
		County Sheriff's Office, Ohio - Sheriff George W. Lavender, Jr.

 

DO NOT BRING YOUR FIREARM WITH YOU WHEN APPLYING FOR OR PICKING UP YOUR CONCEALED HANDGUN LICENSE!

 

                                                                                              

Printable Version
of the Handbook
Ohio C.H.L. Application

Concealed Handgun License

Business Office:

 Dep. Vicki Hall
28 North Paint Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601

740-779-1931 Direct
740-773-1185 Press button 4
740-773-1186 Press button 4

Deputy Vicki  L. Hall, vhall@rosssheriff.com

 

Hours C.H.L. Applications Accepted:

Tuesday & Thursday 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, by appointment only.
To schedule an appointment please call Deputy Vicki Hall at 740-779-1931 Direct
740-773-1185 Press button 4
740-773-1186 Press button 4

 

Information & Documents Needed to Apply:

Be at least 21 years of age.
Complete the required 8 hour course to obtain your Certificate of Competency.

To obtain a C.H.L. permit, first time Applicants must:

*    Make an appointment with Deputy Vicki L. Hall.
*    Bring your original Certificate of Competency or prior equivalent documentation
*    Completed Application ( Pickup a copy at the Sheriff's Office or go online to the above link.)
*    A 2x2 passport photo taken within 30 days.
*    A valid drivers license or State ID.
*    Pass a criminal background and mental competency check.
*    Pay the non-refundable fee (money order or cashiers check ONLY, payable to the Ross County Sheriff's Office:)
             * $67.00 New
             * $50.00 Renewal
             * $37.00 Emergency
             * An additional $10.00 for a FBI Background Check (if not an Ohio resident for the last 5 years.)
             *  (Beginning April 1st 2019 the fee will increase to $11.00)

 

 

Documents needed for renewal:

*     Read the current Ohio Concealed Carry Laws and License handbook.
*     Completed Application
*     Your Concealed Handgun License.
*     Valid Identification
*     $50.00 Renewal fee  (money order or cashiers check ONLY), payable to the Ross County Sheriff's Office


 

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