Helpful Pages and Links

  • Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (CT DESPP). This website will give you direct and specific information regarding the CT Pistol Permit (CCW) and Eligibility Certificate process, Permit renewals, Change of Address and other FAQs
  • CT Pistol Permit App 2022  (remember to ONLY check off “60 Day Temporary State Pistol Permit”).
There is now a Pre-Enrollment Process for fingerprinting. You must log into:

with your town’s 8 digit access code.

CT Castle Doctrine and Stand-Your-Ground Law (Click here to read the law as of April 2012)