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Welcome to the Indiana State Police online handgun dealer license application portal. This page will provide an overview of the application process, and a link to get started online.
To apply for a new, or to renew an existing, Indiana Handgun Dealer License:
You MUST visit the County Sheriff in the county you RESIDE to be fingerprinted for a criminal background check.
The sheriff must:
If your application is approved, your permit will be sent to you via U.S. Mail.
If your application is rejected, you will be notified via U.S. Mail and will receive instructions on how to file an appeal.