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Arizona CCW information:


The Arizona Department of Public Safety shall issue a permit to an applicant who meets all of the following conditions:

1. Is a resident of this state or a United States citizen.
2. Is twenty-one years of age or older.
3. Is not under indictment for and has not been convicted in any jurisdiction of a felony.
4. Does not suffer from mental illness and has not been adjudicated mentally incompetent or committed to a mental institution.
5. Is not unlawfully present in the United States.
6. Satisfactorily completes a firearms safety training program approved by the department of public safety

What is involved in getting an Arizona conceal carry permit and how long does it take?

Arizona requires 8 hours of instruction conducted by a DPS approved training organization.

The Utah CCW permit is only recognized in Arizona if held by a non-Arizona resident as stated in ARS 13-3112.V. Which means, if you are an Arizona resident, you must have in your possession a valid AZ permit to carry concealed.


Utah CCW information:


What Will it Cost to Apply?

A non-refundable fee of $65.25 must be included with your application. This fee consists of $35.00 for application and permit processing and $30.25 charged by the F.B.I. to process your fingerprint cards. Please make checks and money orders payable to the "Utah Bureau of Criminal Identification".


Who is Eligible?


*Minimum requirements for application for a concealed firearms permit in Utah are:

•Applicant must be at least 21 years of age

•Proof of good character...whereas the applicant;

has not been convicted of a felony;
has not been convicted of any crime of violence;
has not been convicted of any offense involving the use of alcohol;
has not been convicted of any offenses involving the unlawful use of narcotics or other controlled substances;
has not been convicted of any offenses involving moral turpitude;
has not been convicted of any offense involving domestic violence;
has not been adjudicated by a court of a state or of the United States as mentally incompetent, unless the adjudication has been withdrawn or reversed

A criminal background check is conducted for all applicants


What Must Accompany the Application?


1. A Photocopy of your Driver License

2. Photograph. One recent color photograph of passport quality. *Photos may be taken at BCI.

3.Fingerprint Card. One fingerprint card. Must be filled out completely. Writing and prints must be legible. Fingerprint should be taken by a trained fingerprint technician. Fingerprint cards that are not legible will be returned to the applicant and will cause a delay in processing the application.

*Fingerprint services are available from BCI or may be offered through your local law enforcement agency. There are private businesses that also offer this service. Check in your local phone directory. Photos and fingerprints may be obtained at BCI (3888 W 5400 S, Taylorsville, UT. The cost is $13.00 for 1 photo and $13.00 for up to 3 fingerprint cards.

4.Weapon Familiarity Certification. Applicants must complete a firearms familiarity course certified by BCI. The course must be completed before you apply for a permit. Please have your instructor complete the certification information on the application.