What are the required fees of a new permit application?

Two separate fees are required at the time the application is submitted:

  • A $20 fee payable only by either cash or money order made out to the Cayuga County Sheriff. This fee covers the fingerprinting, photography and processing of the application.
  • A $91.50 fee made payable by money order to the Cayuga County Sheriff to cover fees required by the Division of Criminal Justice Services and Federal Bureau of Investigation for criminal record background checks.

Important Note

No personal checks will be accepted.

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1. What is the basic criteria for applying for a permit?
2. Can a pistol permit application be mailed or faxed to me?
3. How do I apply for a permit?
4. What are the required fees of a new permit application?
5. What types of criminal arrest / offenses must I disclose?
6. How long will my permit remain valid?
7. How do I obtain a duplicate permit should mine be lost or destroyed?
8. How long does the permit process take?
9. How can I obtain a handgun safety certificate?
10. What types of pistol permits can I apply for?
11. How do I find Article 400.00 Licensing and other provisions relating to firearms?
12. Where is my permit / license valid?
13. What happens if I change my address?
14. What is the cost of filing an amendment form or completing a transfer?
15. How do I obtain a coupon to pick up a handgun I just purchased?
16. Is there a contact number should I have additional questions?