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Concealed Weapons Licenses

Individuals who wish to obtain a Florida Concealed Weapon or Firearm License may submit their application electronically at the Main office location of the Nassau County Tax Collector, located at 86130 License Road, Fernandina Beach, FL.

The Concealed Weapon License Application services provided at our Main Office is designed to allow an applicant to complete the entire application process quickly and conveniently. The Concealed Weapons License Application service is intended to streamline the application screening and review process. Thereby reducing the time it takes the Department of Agriculture to issue the license once the application arrives electronically in Tallahassee. Because applications submitted at our office will be pre-screened for completion prior to their being forwarded to Tallahassee, there is less likelihood that the application will include errors or omissions that will result in processing delays.

*Please note these services are available at our Main Office from 8:00am-4:00pm*

For further information regarding the Concealed Weapons License, please visit the Florida Department of Agriculture, Division of Licensing: Fresh From Florida

  • A picture ID. A driver license or state-issued identification card is perfectly acceptable.
  • A copy of a training document or other certificate that confirms that you are proficient with a firearm.
  • A personal check, cash, cashier's check, or money order. Customers may also pay by credit card or debit card.
  • If you have ever been arrested, you should bring certified copies of the court documentation reflecting the final disposition of the charge(s) filed.
  • If born outside the United States, or if you are a permanent legal resident alien, you will need to bring official documentation that confirms citizenship status.

The cost for an Original Concealed Weapons License is $119.00.

The cost for the Renewal is $57.00. If you are an Out of State Resident, a fingerprint-processing fee of $42 will be added. A late fee of $15 is added if expired.

You can make an appointment by calling 904-491-7400 (Press 4).

After checking in at Reception, one of our trained staff members will direct you to a computer station where you will complete an on-line application form. (Please note that you do not need to complete an application form in advance of the appointment.) We will then review the application, take a photograph and electronically scan fingerprints. *Fingerprinting is only required for Originals and Renewals of out of state residents.

The entire process should take less than an hour.

It should take approximately 10 minutes. If an out of state resident, you will have to be fingerprinted and the process will take longer.