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Georgia Weapons Carry:

Georgia Weapons Carry License


Where do I start?

First: Applications are filed with the Barrow County Probate Court Monday through Friday 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Second: Immediately upon filing your application you must go to the Barrow County Jail* (located directly behind the Barrow County Courthouse) to be fingerprinted.

*The Barrow County Jail will not allow children in the back to be fingerprinted so be sure and make arrangements.

How much does it cost to obtain a Georgia Weapons Carry License?

$30.00 payable to Barrow County Probate Court (Cash or Credit Card)

$46.00 payable to Barrow County Jail (CASH ONLY AND CORRECT CHANGE)

What are the required documents that I need to bring with me?

If you are a United States citizen, you must provide one of the following with your correct name, address, and date of birth:

  • A Georgia Driver's license; or
  • Georgia state issued picture I.D. card

If you are not a United States Citizen, you MUST provide proof of your residency (CONSECUTIVE 90-days prior to your application date) and one of the following:

  • A valid Permanent Resident card;
  • or A Resident Alien card and a Georgia Hunting License (www.georgiawildlife.com)

What do I do If my Georgia Weapons Carry License is lost or stolen?

  • Notify the Barrow County Probate Court within 48 hours (770) 307-3045
  • Replacement fee is $6.00