Wayne County, IN Sheriff's Office

  • The application for your permit to carry a handgun is online at www.in.gov/isp
  • You will fill out your personal information and click Submit at the bottom of that screen. The fees for a 4 year license and a lifetime license are on the ISP website. 
  • Stay in the website and click on 'Inkless fingerprinting"
  • Pick a date and time to be electronically printed at the local MorphoTrust (formerly L-1 Fingerprinting Solutions).  This is the Whitewater Valley Rehab Center at 750 Chester Boulevard in Richmond, IN.  They do not take phone calls.  You will pay your state fee online with a credit card when you schedule your appointment.  You will take a money order with you for the printing fee.
  • If you are within the city limits of Richmond, Cambridge City, Centerville, Hagerstown, or Fountain City, go to your local law enforcement facility.  Dublin residents will go to Cambridge City Police Department.
  • If you are outside the city limits of these towns, or do not have a local law enforcement office, come to the Wayne County Sheriff Office to finish the process and pay your local fee.


         The Wayne County Sheriff Office will only accept cash or money order made payable to the Sheriff of Wayne            County.  Office hours are Mon-Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm. excluding holidays.

Handgun Permit procedure