Please review the information below for specific steps towards submitting your application for your Virginia Nonresident Concealed Handgun Permit.
You may download and print the Virginia Nonresident Application Package from the links below:
Application Checklist (PDF)
Application for Concealed Handgun Permit Form SP248 (PDF)
The aforementioned links are available in Adobe PDF format. If you do not already have Adobe Reader, you may download it, for free, at the link below:
If you would like to request a physical Application Package sent to you by mail, you will need to contact the Virginia State Police Firearms Transaction Center in writing. All written requests must include the applicant’s complete name, mailing address, and telephone number. Please send written requests to:
Firearms Transaction Center
Nonresident Concealed Handgun Permits
Criminal Justice Information Services Division
Department of State Police
P.O. Box 85141
Richmond, VA 23285-5141
The Application Package will include qualification and requirement information a Virginia State Police fingerprint card,return envelope for the completed application,and checklist to ensure that all necessary information is provided.
For additional information, and/or assistance with your application, please visit the Virginia State Police website: http://www.vsp.state.va.us/Firearms_NonresidentConcealed.shtm