Click the button below for Concealed Handgun Permit information and applications. You can apply for a new application, renew your current application or change the address associated with your application.
Click the button below for fingerprinting information. You can pay for your fingerprinting online and make an appointment for your fingerprinting session. (DO NOT APPLY FOR FINGERPRINTS IF YOU ARE APPLYING FOR A CONCEALED PERMIT)
Concealed Carry Permits. The process is easier than you think.
The concealed carry permit is administered through your local Sheriff's office. All permits costs are non-refundable. The permit costs $90 for new permits and $75 to renew a permit. Click on the button above to start the application/renewal process.
Please visit the below website for further information regarding NC Concealed Handgun Firearms Laws and reciprocity: NC DOJ Information
Fingerprints and Other Services. We are here to help.
Non-Criminal Fingerprinting is performed by your local Sheriff's Office. Fingerprints are $10. To pay for and schedule your fingerprinting appointment, click the button above to start the process.
***IMPORTANT NOTE: We only fingerprint Lincoln County residents.***
For More Information, Contact:
Lincoln County Sheriff's Office 700 John Howell Memorial Dr Lincolnton, NC 28092
Storage of firearms and ammunition presents a unique responsibility. Children may see weapons as toys, and thieves view them as a tool for crime or an item that can be sold for quick profit. Keep all firearms locked away in a secure place.