The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office provides several permitting services as required
by State and Federal Law. These services include Handgun Permits, Concealed Handgun
Permits, Precious Metals Permits and Nonferrous Metals Permits.
EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2014, The Forsyth County Sheriff's office will implement an
online pistol permit application process.
Applicants may apply online here.
**Note if applying online, applicants will be charged a convenience fee by Permitium;
however, applicants may apply at the Forsyth County Public Safety Center and not
incur the convenience fees. Applicants applying in person will be required to pay