1. You must complete the Firearms Safety Course first. (Note: For CCW Renewals Only-as of January 2009, the Sheriff no longer requires a Firearms Safety Course.)
2. After completion of the course, you must complete your application and schedule your appointment online using the link at the bottom of this page.
3. At the time of your appointment you will bring your completed UNSIGNED packet of materials necessary for the application or renewal process. You must also bring the following to your appointment:
Renewal process information:
Concealed Handgun Permits must be renewed every five (5) years. The Sheriff’s Office sends out a ‘Notice of Concealed Handgun Permit Renewal’ to permit holders, but CCW holders are encouraged to maintain an awareness of when their permit is up for renewal and take appropriate action.
Permit renewals must be applied for no less than forty-five (45) days prior to the permit expiration date. As a service to permit holders, the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office sends out renewal notice letters ninety (90) days in advance of expiration date.
Tips to ensure your permit will not expire:
Carefully read the renewal letter and go on-line NO LESS than forty-five (45) days before the permit is set to expire.
If you have moved, you will need to update your address with the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) AND complete a change of address BEFORE it is time to renew your Concealed Handgun Permit. To complete the change of address pick from one of the following options: CLICK HERE to complete online, email a copy of your new drivers license using the email button below, or visit the Sheriff's Office in person. M-F 8am-4pm.
IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE -
On Page 4 of the application You Will Need All Addresses Back To Age 18* If at this point you did not do this online, please either hand write on pg 4 or attach a separate page showing City, State and the years you lived there (example – Asheville, NC 1980-1985) .
IF THIS IS NOT COMPLETED YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE PROCESSED.
Make sure the paperwork is printed single sided.
If not please reprint. It can not be signed if it is double sided.
ALL RENEWAL APPLICATIONS MUST BE NOTARIZED PRIOR TO BEING SUBMITTED.
NEW APPLICATIONS – WILL BE NOTARIZED AT YOUR SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT.
Mail your completed application paperwork Notarized, along with a
copy of your driver’s license & CCW Permit to:
Henderson County Sheriff’s Office
Attn: Concealed Weapon Processing
100 North Grove Street
Hendersonville, NC 28792
For more information contact:
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