Pistol Permits

In Madison County pistol permit applications and transfers are processed by the Sheriff's office. The County Clerk's office collects associated fees.

To learn more about pistol permit applications, transfers, fees, etc please visit the Pistol Permit page of the Madison County Sheriff's website.

Public Records Exemption Notice


To exclude your pistol permit information from being released publicly through FOIL (Freedom Of Information Law) requests you may fill out and submit an Opt-out form (PDF).

Completed Form


Completed forms may be brought to the County Clerk's office or mailed to:
Madison County Clerk
P.O. Box 668
138 N Court Street
Wampsville, NY 13163

Additional Information


Additional information regarding the Opt-Out form can be found at the NY State Police website.

NY Safe Act


NY Safe Act 2013 (Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement) information can be found at the NYSAFE website.