If you have a question about the Indiana Firearms Licensing process, or about the laws of Indiana regarding a permit to carry a firearm, please check out the Firearms Licensing section of our website at http://www.in.gov/isp/firearms.htm for specific information about the handgun carry permit process and laws of Indiana. If you cannot find the answer on our site, or in the IN.gov FAQs, please feel free to contact us using one of the methods below.
The best way to check the status of your application is online at:
If there are no mistakes on your application and you have no criminal history, your license should be issued within 60 days from the time your local authority submitted your application to ISP.
Please do not submit an inquiry about a pending application unless your application has well exceeded the anticipated timeline.
To submit a Firearms License inquiry, including questions not related to a pending application, via email, click here.
By Postal Mail or In Person:
Firearms License Unit
Information Technology section
Criminal Justice Data Division
Indiana State Police
Indiana Government Center North
100 N. Senate Avenue, Suite N302
Indianapolis IN 46204