Submit My Concealed Carry Application

COVID-19 Update

Last updated: Thursday, July 02, at 4:15 pm

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office has resumed our fingerprint services and will be done by appointment only.  Our staff is utilizing protective measures and we encourage you to do the same.  To be in compliance with Governor Kelly's orders, you will be required to wear a mask upon entering our building, effective immediately.  Please limit the number of people who accompany you to this appointment, as we have a very small waiting area.  If you or someone accompanying you is experiencing any symptoms, please reschedule your appointment.


Applicants to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a U.S. citizen and live in Johnson County, Kansas.
  • Be 21 years of age.
  • Be free from any physical infirmity that prevents safe handling of a weapon.
  • Desire a legal means to carry a concealed weapon for lawful self-defense.
  • Present evidence of and provide a copy of completion of a "weapons safety and training course" approved by the Kansas Attorney General's Office. Applicants would have to pay for their training course.
  • Applications for a CCH license must be completed in their county of residence.
  • Must have a valid Kansas driver's license or non-driver's identification card.
  • Must include a photocopy of your Kansas driver's license or Kansas identification card. 
  • Must present a passport-type photo (approximately 2 inches by 2 inches) of the applicant. The photo must be an unobstructed view of their head and shoulders taken within the past 30 days.

Other requirements and payments include:

  • Present a cashier's check, money order or personal check for $32.50 payable to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office.
  • Present a cashier's check, money order or personal check for $100.00 payable to the Kansas Attorney General's Office.
  • All fees submitted are non-refundable.
  • Submit to fingerprinting by the Sheriff's Office.

Renewal applications must be notarized and mailed directly to the Attorney General via certified mail, or delivered to the Attorney General in person.

Applicants may obtain the application from the Kansas Attorney General's website.

Applicants may also obtain and must personally submit the application at the Justice Annex located at 588 E Santa Fe, Olathe, KS 66061.

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, except holidays.

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