Concealed Handgun Permits

Law Changes

  • Effective July 1, 2021 - There is a new application for Concealed Handgun Permits. Only applications with SP-248 (03-12-2024) in the upper left corner will be accepted. Please see below for the current application.
  • Effective January 1, 2021 - Online certifications will no longer be accepted. Certification is required to be in-person firearms training. As long as the application is filed before January 1, 2021, the online certificate will be accepted.

Concealed Handgun Permit applications (PDF) are available at the Loudoun County Circuit Court Clerk’s Office and at the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office located at 803 Sycolin Road, S.E., Leesburg, Virginia.

It is suggested that these forms be filled out online and printed or typed for clarity.  If unable to do so, please print clearly and legibly.

Please tell us about your experience obtaining a permit by completing a visitor comment card.