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The NEW Indiana Firearms License Card and application process will be available beginning October 1, 2014

*** More updates will be available on the ISP website in the coming days.***

If you are requesting the new version of the Indiana Handgun License (Plastic Card), the new version will be available beginning October 1, 2014.

You may not request the new license prior to
October 1, 2014.

The new hard plastic license card is OPTIONAL.
Your current paper license remains valid until the expiration date shown on the existing license.

At that time, you may process a Duplicate Firearms Permit request to obtain the new license card. There will be a $20.00 processing fee for the request.

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.

Visit the links on the left side of the ISP page to learn more about firearms permits and how to avoid delays in the application process.


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