PISTOL PERMIT FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Will I be investigated if I make an application to the Madison County Sheriff’s Office for a pistol license?
How long does it take to obtain a pistol license?
Who may obtain a pistol license?
What are the age requirements to obtain a pistol license?
May a pistol license be revoked?
Is the license valid in other counties?
If I have a State of Alabama pistol license, may I transport my pistol into another state if I go on a vacation or make a business trip?
May I carry a pistol in my vehicle in Madison County without a pistol license?
Does a pistol license have to be renewed?
How may I renew my license?
How much does a pistol license cost?
What forms of payment are accepted?
How long do I have to reside in Madison County before I can obtain a pistol license?
May I carry my pistol on my person in open view of the public?
Is it necessary for me to obtain a pistol license before I purchase or own a pistol?
Could I be arrested or prosecuted if I give any false information in order to obtain a pistol license?
My felony convictions happened before the Gun Control Act became effective on October 22, 1968. Can I obtain a pistol or pistol license?
What do I do after I apply?