The Indiana firearm application is a two-part process beginning with a recommendation from your local law enforcement agency. The application is then sent to the Indiana State Police for review and final approval.
The Indiana State Police Superintendent is charged with the responsibility of issuing the license and administering the licensing program.
Within Martin County, you must begin the process by:
To Complete the Application Process
Current Costs of Firearm Licenses in the State of Indiana:
Frequently Asked Questions:
*Will I still be required to be fingerprinted if I have been printed for a previous hand gun license?
Yes, the State of Indiana does not retain prints on file. They are simply used for background checks only.
*What do I need to bring with me to my fingerprint appointment?
You will need to bring a VALID Government Issued picture ID, your application confirmation number, your local fee (payable to the county) and proof of fingerprinting.
*How can I check the status of my application?
You can check your application status at https://firearms.ariesportal.com/ Please note that it can take up to 60 days to receive your permit after local fee is paid
For additional information and frequently asked questions please see the following link to the State of Indiana website. http://www.in.gov/isp/files/firearms_FAQ_02_08.pdf