Duplicate permits may only be ordered if your current permit is lost or destroyed. (NCGS14-415.11d)

    The hours are as follows:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
    8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (excluding Holidays)

The Sheriff’s Office will offer limited appointments to apply. Please see our “View On-line calendar” below to schedule the preferred available date and time for an appointment.

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Application for a handgun permit takes place at the Forsyth County Public Safety Center located at 301 N. Church Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101.


Duplicate - $15.00

Method of Payment

Cash or Credit/Debit cards are accepted.

*A processing fee will be charged by the vendor for each transaction.*

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