Appear in-person and submit completed application and certificate of completion of pistol safety training to:
County Clerk/Register Suite 120 200 N Main Street Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Application must be signed in the presence of a Deputy Clerk. Training must have occurred within 5 years of application date and must state that it complies with the requirements of P.A. 372 of 1927 as amended.
For Training Certificates issued on or after December 1, 2015, each certificate must contain the following, which shall be printed on the face of the certificate or attached in a separate document:
the instructor's name and telephone number
the name and telephone number of the organization that has certified the individual as an instructor
the instructor's instruction certificate number & expiration date of that certificate.
4. Visit the Sheriff's office to have fingerprints taken:
2201 Hogback Road Ann Arbor, MI 48105
You must take the receipt of application received from the County Clerk/Register to the Sheriff's Office
The Sheriff's office provides fingerprinting service on the following, only:
Monday and Friday - 8 a.m. to Noon
Tuesday through Thursday - 1 to 4:30 p.m.
After fingerprinting a background check is completed. A letter will then be sent informing applicant of approval or disqualification.
All approved permits are sent through the mail along with the approval letter.
If a permit is lost or stolen, there is a $10 fee for a replacement.