How do I get a handgun purchase permit?

To be eligible for a handgun purchase permit, you:

  • Must be a resident of this county
  • Must be 21 years of age if buying from a dealer or 18 years of age if buying from a private owner
  • Must have no felony convictions
  • Must have not been adjudged insane or mentally incompetent

To apply for a handgun purchase permit, you must go to the Genesee County Sheriff's Department in person at 1002 S Saginaw Street in Flint, MI. Please call 810-257-3418 for office hours.

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