What you need to know about purchasing a gun


The Midland County Sheriff's Office Records desk issues licenses to purchase pistols Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. You must bring your driver's license and a $10 notary fee.



Who needs a License to Purchase?

  • Individuals 18 and over purchasing firearm/s from an individual or FFL Dealer.
  • Individuals 18 and over who are inheriting firearm/s from a deceased family member.
  • Individuals who are not CPL holders.



CPL Holders may purchase firearms from an individual using the Pistol Sales Record RI-060 Form. Once the form is completed, it must be printed, signed and turned in to your local law enforcement authority for registration.