GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WNCT) – The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office announced that a citizen who wishes to apply for a handgun purchase permit may now do so from the comfort of their own home.
Access to the application is available on the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office webpage.
The applicant will pay for the permit online by credit or debit card.
The total cost of the permit is $8 plus tax.
Approval of the permit may take up to 14 days.
Once approved, the applicant will be contacted by e-mail and will need to go to the main sheriff’s office to pick up the permit.