Concealed Weapons Permits


Citizens can make application for a license to carry a concealed weapon after meeting the educational and training requirements.  

Applicants must provide a valid ID and be a resident of Monroe County or an adjacent county for 30 days.  

Applicant must complete an application which can be obtained at the Monroe Co. Sheriff’s Office or online and attach a color photo (Photos can be taken at the Sheriff’s Office for a fee of $8.00 that's included in the fees) and a Certificate of Competency or prior equivalent documentation.  

The cost of the CCW Permit is $75.00 for a new permit and $58.00 for a renewal.   You can save $8.00 by supplying your own photo (Must have been taken in the last 30 days and Passport Size).   

CCW Permits applications are accepted Tuesday thru Friday from 9:00 to 3:30 by appointment only.   

ATTENTION:(During the COVID 19 Pandemic hours are limited and all paperwork needs to be emailed or faxed into our office before making an appointment since we are going paperless)

To call for an appointment contact Betty Rousenberg Monday thru Friday between for 8 AM & 4 PM at 740-472-1612, Opt 9.  

Additional information can be obtained at the Ohio Attorney General’s website

​Click the tab below and print and either email or fax back into our office.  

​Email Betty Rousenberg at:

or fax (740) 472-5132