License To Carry

In order to apply for a pistol permit in the State of Connecticut, the following procedure must be followed:
Come to the New Canaan Police Department between the hours of 8:30AM to 4:00PM Monday through Friday to pick up a Connecticut Permit to Carry Pistols and/or Revolvers Application (DPS-799-C) packet.

You are eligible to apply for a carry permit at this department, as long as you are a resident of this town and/or own a business in the Town of New Canaan.

The application and instructions are available at the Records window located in the lobby of the Police Department. The State of CT Pistol Permit Application can also be found here: Pistol Permit Application

NCPD Pistol Permit Checklist

Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection Privacy Rights

More information can also be found here: State of CT Special Licensing and Firearms

If you have any questions, please contact Frances Danaher at (203)594-3518.