CCDW (Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon)

Permits to carry concealed weapons are available through the Office of the Kenton County Sheriff. Applications are available at both the Covington and Independence county buildings.

Note: The DOCJT Legal Handout (29 pages) is now required to be read by new applicants.  The Sheriff is suggesting you read the handout prior to coming into the Sheriff's Office.  Applicants will be required to sign a certificate that they have read and understood the handout prior to completing the application.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Carrying Concealed Deadly Weapon (CCDW) license.


How do I report a lost or stolen CCDW license?

What are the Qualifications for CCDW?

What is needed to apply for CCDW License?

What is needed for renewal of CCDW license?

What do I do if my name or address changed?