Licensing Division

Effective January 26th, 2015 the Luzerne 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.

Service Locations

Services will be provided at the following locations:

Magisterial District Judge James M. Dixon’s Office
Sunset Beltway Office Building
789 Airport Road
Hazle Township, PA 18202

Mondays from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Luzerne County Courthouse
Licensing Division
200 N River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Application Forms & Instructions

Application Fees

License Fee
License to Carry Firearms
$20
License to Sell Firearms
$30
Precious Metals License
$50