License to Carry a Handgun

Step 1

Submit your application online to the Indiana State Police by clicking here: opens in a new windowONLINE GUN PERMIT REGISTRATION

Step 2

After completing your online registration, you will pay any applicable fees and schedule an appointment with opens in a new windowIdentoGO for fingerprinting. The fingerprinting CANNOT be done at the Cedar Lake Police Department.

Step 3

After you complete the fingerprinting process with IdentoGO, you will fill out the form below to submit your request to the Cedar Lake Police Department for approval. You should receive your permit in 4-6 weeks, depending on the volume of permits being processed.

Please enter your name as it appears on your application.
Enter a phone number where you can be reached if there are any issues.
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Step 4

Your application will not be processed until the above steps are completed. The estimated time to receive your license using this option is approximately 4-6 weeks.