Oneida County New York Pistol Permit

Oneida County Pistol Licensing Office

The resources your need to safely obtain an Oneida County pistol permit.


The pistol licensing office is a county office established to administer the state pistol permit law in Oneida County as required by section 400 of the penal law.

This pistol licensing officer, Oneida County Judge, is responsible for the issuance of all license applications, the receipt and review of all pre-and post-licensing investigations, the issuance of licenses, the receipt and processing of license amendments, the receipt and investigation of police agency reports of bad acts and crimes by licensees, and the scheduling of hearings.

  • Annually, this office serves about 5,000 people in person in the Utica and Rome Courthouses and responds to a greater number of telephone inquiries.
  • Please contact the Oneida County pistol licensing office for updates on appointments for pistol licensing.
  • Access instructions here online on how to receive and complete an application / a license to carry application.

Important Information

Office Hours
Monday -Friday
8:30am to 12:00pm 1:00pm to 3:30pm

Rome Satellite Office is Open 
Thursdays Only - 8:30am to 12:00pm
706 Hanger Rd, Rome NY 13440

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Oneida County Office of Pistol Licensing

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