Things to remember:
An Indiana handgun license
is not recognized by most other states and may not allow
you to legally carry a handgun outside the State of
Indiana. You should always check with the state police
of the state you will be visiting before transporting a
handgun across state lines.
If you are
ever stopped or approached by the police, and you are
carrying a handgun, advise the officer and show him/her
your license to carry the handgun.
Where can I get money orders?
office, banks, grocery stores, gas stations – anywhere
that offers that service.
Where can I apply online?
convenience of your home, office, or public library.
live in the city limits of Hebron, which is in Porter
County, why can’t I apply at the Sheriff’s Department?
requires that you apply in the police jurisdiction where
applied online but didn’t finish the process within 30
days – do I need to resubmit my application?
your local police agency to see if your application has
been purged yet. They will advise you whether you should
resubmit your application or not. It is critical
that you use the same application # when you submit your
does the address on my driver’s license have to be
to IC 9-24-13-4, driver’s license holders are required
to notify the BMV immediately of an address or name
change. Your jurisdiction is verified by your current
Where can I get L1 inkless fingerprints? Go to
and search for the most convenient location. You must
schedule your appointment online with L1 – no walk-ins
are accepted there.
can I get more information about Indiana Gun Laws?
or call ISP at 317-232-8264.
I lose my handgun license, get married and change my
name, or move to a different address in Indiana.
Print out a “Duplicate
Notification of Name or Address Change” form and follow
the instructions. You can also pick up a copy of this
form at the Porter County Sheriff’s Dept. during normal
I do if I move out of Indiana?
contact the Indiana State Police Firearms division at