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) 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 Monday thru Friday from 8:30 to 3:30 by appointment only. 

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

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

2013 Concealed Carry Laws Manual

2011 Concealed Carry Application and Renewal Application

​Temporary Concealed Carry License Application