Office of the Albany County Sheriff

Pistol Permits

New York State Pistol Permit applications can be downloaded directly from our website.

For more information call (518) 487-5413.

The following documents are in PDF* format, unless otherwise noted:

Visit the NYS website for answers to commonly asked questions on the new Safe Act
Visit the NYS Police website for an explanation of the FOIL Opt Out form and how to use it:

OffenderWatch external website

Law Enforcement Request for Information (DSS) [PDF]

Albany County Animal Abuse Registry external website