Office of the Sheriff Concealed Pistol License



All CPL (Concealed Pistol License) APPLICATIONS NEED TO BE FILED AT THE MONTCALM COUNTY CLERK'S OFFICE. (located on the 2nd floor of the County Administrative Building, 211 West Main Street, Stanton) Their phone number is:  989-831-7339 or go to their web homepage at Montcalm County Clerk's Office.

Upon completing your filing at the Clerk's Office you will then need to be fingerprinted at the Sheriff's Office.

FINGERPRINTING HOURS FOR Concealed Pistol Licenses at the Montcalm County Sheriff's Office are:
NOTICE:  EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2020 THE MONTCALM COUNTY SHERIFF'S ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE AND JAIL LOBBY WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH THE FOLLOWING RESTRICTIONS: 

EVERYONE ENTERING INTO EITHER LOBBY WILL BE ENCOURAGED TO WEAR A FACE MASK AND ARE ASKED TO LIMIT THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE/CHILDREN COMING INTO THE LOBBY WITH YOU. 

DO NOT ENTER EITHER LOBBY IF YOU HAVE COVID-19 SYMPTOMS.  WHEN ENTERING EITHER LOBBY EXERCISE SOCIAL DISTANCING AND THE 6 FOOT RULES.  

IF THERE ARE MORE THAN 5 (FIVE) PEOPLE IN THE LOBBY WAIT OUTSIDE OR RETURN TO YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL THE LOBBY HAS LESS OCCUPANCY. 

APPLICANT FINGERPRINTS      - -    ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
(CPL;SCHOOL EMPLOYMENT; JUVENILE;ETC)

CALL 989-831-7590 FOR AN APPOINTMENT TIME.  DO NOT COME TO THE SHERIFF'S OFFICE WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT.   Before being fingerprinted you are REQUIRED to wear a face mask (we will not provide one).  You will be asked COVID-19 screening questions.  If you are feeling ill 3 days prior to your appointment do not arrive at the Sheriff's Office, you will need to call and reschedule your appointment.  Do not enter the lobby more than 10 minutes prior to your appointment time and only the person with the appointment will be allowed in the area.  You will NOT be fingerprinted if you have COVID-19 symptoms; do not properly wear a face mask, and/or arrive more than five minutes after your appointment time.