Firearm License Information
Firearms license applications (Weapon Carry Permit) are accepted Monday-Friday from 8:00 A.M. until 3:00 P.M.
You must be at least 21 years of age and a permanent resident of Lincoln County to apply.
You must provide identification, such as a driver’s license.
The fee for new permits is $30.00 and $51.13 for Online Background Check. All fees must be paid and the application must be processed at the time of applying. It takes an average of 10-12 days to process once fingerprints are done.
We accept cash, money orders, or cashier’s checks made payable to “Probate Court” as forms of payment.
The following states are entitled to Georgia’s Firearm Permit Reciprocity:
• Alabama • Colorado • Florida • Idaho • Indiana • Kentucky • Louisiana • Michigan • Mississippi • Montana • New Hampshire • North Carolina
• Oklahoma • Pennsylvania • South Dakota • Tennessee • Texas • Utah • Wyoming
If you have any questions, please call The Probate Court at (706) 359-5528.