Licenses, Permits & Surrenders

Concealed Weapons Permits 

Applicants must be 21 years old, a U.S. citizen and either reside in the city limits of Issaquah or be a non-resident of the State of Washington. Fingerprints are required for new licenses, and are processed from 9-10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Applications, which are available from the Records Division, must be completed for all new, renewal, late renewal or replacement licenses. License fees are due upon application and are non-refundable. Fees are:

  • New license: $48
  • Renewal: $32 (within 90 days prior to expiration)
  • Late renewal: $42 (within 90 days after expiration)
  • Replacement: $10 (lost or stolen)

Licenses are valid for five years from the date of issue.

Firearms Dealer Licenses

Applications for firearms dealer licenses are accepted during normal business hours. One set of fingerprints are required for the dealer (fingerprints are processed from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays). Dealers must be 21 years old and present the following:

  • Washington driver license or identification card
  • Current federal firearms license
  • Current state business license
  • Current Issaquah business registration license

Dealer licenses are valid for one year from the date of issuance, and normally take two weeks to process. The fee of $125 is collected upon issuance, not upon application. Checks are to be made out to WA STATE TREASURER. 

Alien Firearm Licenses

Alien firearm licenses are processed by the King County Sheriff's Office.

If you are a Gun Dealer

Send weapon transfers for our jurisdiction to or fax 425-837-3209.

More Information

Learn more about permits and licensing from the Washington State Department of Licensing.