Office Hours and Locations


Photo opportunities will be available at the following locations but not on a state or federal holidays:

Troop locations will be closed during inclement weather

No appointments necessary for new pistol permit applicants at HQ-Middletown, Troop E-Montville or Troop G-Bridgeport (updated 10/27/22).

Special Licensing & Firearms Unit
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, CT 06457
Tel. (860) 685-8290
Monday through Friday 
8:30am - 4:15pm
Troop G in Bridgeport
149 Prospect Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Tel. (203) 696-2532
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
8:00am-10:15am, 10:30am-12:00pm,12:30pm - 2:00pm, 2:15pm - 4:00pm
10:30am-12:00pm, 12:15p-2:00pm, 2:30pm-4:00pm, 4:15pm-6:30pm
Directions to HQ: I-91 N or S exit 20 – Turn left at stop sign and follow signs to Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection.
Directions to Troop G: I-95 N or S exit 27.
Troop E - Montville
I-395 North (Between exits 6 &9)
Montville, CT 06382
Tel (860) 848-6518                                                                                                  
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
8:00am-10:15am, 10:30am-12:00pm, 12:30pm - 2:00pm, 2:15pm - 4:15pm
10:30am-12:00pm, 12:15p-2:00pm, 2:30pm-4:00pm, 4:15pm-6:45pm
Directions to Troop E: Take 395N, Barracks will be on 395N                                                                                                                                                                                                                          
All locations closed on state and federal holidays.

FAQS - Public Act 13-3 as amended by Public Act 13-220: An Act Concerning Gun Violence and Children's Safety  - Most common questions and answers pertaining to the Act.

Special Licensing and Firearms Brochure

Last Date Modified: 08/04/2021