Pistol Purchase Permits / Handgun Registration
Pistol Purchase Permit
Barry County residents wanting to apply for a Permit to Purchase a handgun may do so by coming to the Sheriff’s Office Monday thru Friday from 8am to 4pm.
Bring the following:
- Michigan Driver’s License or Michigan ID (valid with current address)
- $5 cash (exact amount – no change is available)
A Permit to Purchase is valid for 30 days.
Return the Licensing Authority copy of the Pistol Sales Record to our office within 10 days of purchase/transfer.
- To return by mail, send to: Barry County Sheriff’s Office 1212 W State St, Hastings, MI 49058.
- To return in person, place in the brown box in lobby. (Open 24/7)
It is no longer necessary to bring the handgun in for inspection.
?’s – call 269-948-4805