Licensing Division

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200 North River Street

 Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18711 



Division Contact: Deputy Mark Senczakowicz



570-820-6363                570-825-1614  

        Effective January 26th, 2015 theLuzerne County Sheriff’s Department, in an effort to better
serve the citizens of Luzerne County, will begin to accept applications and issue Pennsylvania
License to Carry Firearms, and accept applications for License to Sell Firearms and Precious
Metals Licenses in the Southern portion of Luzerne County.  Services will be provided in
Magisterial District Judge James M. Dixon’s office within the Sunset Beltway Office Building,
located at 789 Airport Road Hazle Township, PA 18202.  The Luzerne County Sheriff’s
Department will be offering these services on Mondays from 8:30am – 3:00pm.  Additionally
the Luzerne County Sheriff’s Department’s hours of operation for the Licensing Division at the
Luzerne County Courthouse, located at 200 N. River St. Wilkes-Barre Pa 18711, will be
Tuesdays 8:00am – 3:00pm, Wednesdays 10:00am – 5:00pm, Thursdays and Fridays 8:00 –


Applications can be obtained in person at the Luzerne County Courthouse or be visiting the Sheriff’s Departments webpage

Costs for Application for Licenses;


  • License to Cary Firearms – $20.00

  • License to Sell Firearms – $30.00

  • Precious Metals License – $50.00



 Instructions on how to apply for a License to Carry Firearms  


 Instructions on how to apply for a License to Sell Firearms 


Instructions on how to apply for a Precious Metals License 



Applications and Forms 

License to Carry Firearms Application    

License to Sell Firearms Application

 Precious Metals License Application                                                         

 Laws Relating to the Purchase and Sale of Precious Metals


Any questions regarding  Firearm Reciprocity Agreements

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Last Updated: 01/20/15 14:32:21
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