To be eligible for a handgun purchase permit, you:
- Must be a resident of this county
- Must be 21 years of age if buying from a dealer or 18 years of age if buying from a private owner
- Must have no felony convictions
- Must have not been adjudged insane or mentally incompetent
To apply for a handgun purchase permit, you must go to the Genesee County Sheriff's Department in person at 1002 S Saginaw Street in Flint, MI. Please call 810-257-3418 for office hours.