Announcement for New Pistol Permit Applicants Only


Announcement for New Pistol Permit Applicants Only


The State Police Special Licensing and Firearms Unit is pleased to announce the following changes at its  Headquarters location in Middletown for new pistol permit applicants only:


1111 Country Club Road, Middletown (HQ), will be open without appointments to all new pistol permit applicants.


Note: Troops E and G locations will continue to require an appointment. To check availability please Click Here


Effective June 1, 2021, HQ office hours are: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 0830-1630 and Tuesday 0830-1900, until further notice. 


Effective May 20th, the 90-day extension on temporary permits will no longer be honored.  AFTER May 20th, each applicant must appear in person to receive the state permit (60 days from the date of issuance of the temporary permit).


For the time being, Troop E and G will provide service to people with appointments only.  If you have an appointment at Troop E and G, you may choose to keep your appointment or come to Headquarters. To check availability please Click Here. If you obtain your permit sooner than your appointment date, please cancel your appointment. 


Thank you,

The Special Licensing and Firearms Unit