Beginning on July 22, 2021 the State of Connecticut changed the process for applying for pistol permits and background checks.
All applications & payments will be done online!
Please click here to visit the Connecticut Criminal History Request System & submit a pre-enrollment
request for a fingerprint-based criminal history check:
After registering for fingerprints online, please print the temporary pistol permit application DPS 0799 found on CT.GOV - click here: , have it notarized and brought to our office along with a $70.00 check or money order made out to "Town of Westbrook". This will need to be done prior to receiving your temporary pistol permit.
Please use this service code for pistol permits applications: 7B95-135F.
If you have any questions, Please call (860) 399-7304 - Monday-Thursday 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM