License to Carry Firearms


Requirements to obtain a License to Carry a Firearm:

  • Appear in the Sheriff's Office between 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM during each workday.  Note:  The Office may be closed between Noon and 1:00 PM for lunch on staff shortage days.

  • Or appear at one of our Saturday events listed on our site between 9:00 AM and 2:00 PM

  • Must be 21 years old

  • Must be a Butler County resident

  • Must have driver’s license or approved photo identification

  • Must complete application  Note: We do NOT require you to list references on the application.

  • Must have $20 cash, check, or money order   Note: There is a $35 returned check fee for NSF checks.

  • New applications may require a background check conducted by the Sheriff’s Office

(Click Here) - License to carry Firearms Application (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)