Fees

Miscellaneous Fees


  • Crash Reports: $8 - Paid with cash, check or money order only at Sheriff's Department during business hours
  • Crash Photos: $3
  • Out of state Civil Process service fees: $60
  • Sheriff Sale fee: $60

Gun Permits

  • 4 Year Permit:
    • Peru City Limit residents local fee to Peru Police Dept. County residents (outside city limits) local fee to Sheriff's Dept.
    • $10 to Local Department
    • $30 to State
  • Lifetime Permit (Expired Permit or New Application):
    • Peru City Limit residents local fee to Peru Police Dept. County residents (outside city limits) local fee to Sheriff's Dept.
    • $50 to Local Department
    • $75 to State
  • Lifetime Permit (Valid Permit in Possession):
    • Peru City Limit residents local fee to Peru Police Dept. County residents (outside city limits) local fee to Sheriff's Dept.
    • $40 to Local Department
    • $60 to State


Applying for a Gun Permit

To apply for a handgun permit fill out your application online with the state. Please click on link to apply. https://firearms.ariesportal.com/  You must have a MasterCard or Visa to pay your state fee.  After application and fee is submitted to the State you must schedule an appointment for fingerprinting. There is an $11.95 fee for fingerprinting. It can be paid online or with a money order. If paying by a money order bring at the time of the appointment. Please click link to schedule an appointment http://www.l1enrollment.com/state/?st=in
Due to the volume of permits submitted please allow 6-12 weeks or longer for the permit to be mailed.
  
    

Payments


The payment to the Sheriff's office can be cash, check or money order only. 

Gun Permits


Gun permit applications are taken from 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8-11:30 a.m. on Friday. Learn about Indiana Handgun Laws.

Note: Fees are subject to change without notice.