We have created this video and outlined the steps below to help guide you through the process of submitting your Virginia NonResident Concealed Handgun Permit Application Package.
Step 1 :
Complete the course and download and print your Certificate of Completion. If you are having trouble downloading your certificate please contact us
Step 3 :
Complete a Fingerprint Card (Applicant Card FD258). You may complete
this at your local law enforcement agency or private company acting as an agent
of a law enforcement agency. This card must be:
- Signed by the applicant.
- Signed by the agency taking the prints.
- Include the telephone number of the agency and individual taking the prints
- The agency stamp on the back of the print card is requested but not mandatory.
Step 4 :
Get a Money Order or Cashier’s Check in the amount of $100.00 made payable to the Virginia State Police.
Step 6 :
Create a legible photocopy of a valid Photo ID issued by a governmental
Final Step :
Once you have completed all the above, please apply appropriate
postage to envelope along with return address, and mail the entire package to:
Firearms Transaction Center
Nonresident Concealed Handgun Permits
Criminal Justice Information Services Division
Department of State Police
P.O. Box 85141
Richmond, VA 23285-5141