What is the cost to get a Handgun Permit?

Four elements contribute to the cost of your Tennessee Handgun Carry Permit:

 

  • The State Permit Fee (payable to the State after you take the class)

  • The Handgun Saftey Course

  • The Cost of Ammunition

  • The Cost of Travel to the School and Shooting Range

The State Permit Fee is payable after you take the Handgun Safety Class.

Original

  • 8 years Enhanced $100.00 

  • Military 8 years Enhanced $65.00 

  • Concealed Handgun Carry $65.00 

  • Lifetime (Enhanced only) $300.00 

  • Military Lifetime (Enhanced only) $265.00 

  • Retired Law Enforcement Lifetime (Enhanced only) FREE ​

The State Permit Fee is payable after you take the Handgun Safety Class.

Renewal or Upgrade

  • 8 years Enhanced $100.00 

  • Military 8 years Enhanced $65.00 

  • Concealed Handgun Carry $65.00 

  • Lifetime (Enhanced only) $300.00 

  • Military Lifetime (Enhanced only) $265.00 

  • Retired Law Enforcement Lifetime (Enhanced only) FREE