In addition to remote on-line application, you may also apply on-line via kiosk at the Lee County Sheriff’s Office located at 1900 Frederick Road Opelika, Alabama.
This application is for a general class non-restrictive concealed carry permit. It covers concealed carry of a handgun and does not require the licensee to carry a specific firearm.
Please read the following before applying for a permit:
1. You can only apply for a permit in the county where you live, therefore you must be a resident of Lee County before you can apply for a permit with this office.
2. You are not required to have a permit for a rifle or shotgun.
3. Once the application has been submitted, please allow 30 business days for it to be processed. You should call the Sheriff’s Office at (334) 737-7107 M-F 8am to 5pm CST to inquire on the status of your application.
4. You must be 18 years of age or older to apply for a permit.
5. A renewal notice will be mailed in the month of expiration.
6. Permits can be issued up to five years at a time.
7. The Sheriff’s Office accepts most forms of payment. If paying in person, we can accept cash (correct change please), check, or money orders. Debit / Credit cards are accepted but the payment must be completed through our website.
Permits may be picked up Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm CST.
The cost of a pistol permit is $20.00 for anyone age 18 to 59. The cost for persons age 60 or over is $15.00.
Concealed Carry Firearms Permits Information Disclosure Policy:
It is the policy of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office to maintain the privacy of all individuals who hold a concealed carry firearms permit issued by the Sheriff of Lee County. Records concerning information on concealed carry firearms permits are considered confidential and are not released to the public.