Please note that our office will be CLOSED from Monday, December 26, 2022 through
Monday, January 2, 2023 in observance of the Christmas and New Year Holidays.
With our sincere Thanks for your continuing trust and patronage, we wish everyone the Happiest of Holidays and only the very best in the New Year!
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, WE ARE OPERATING ON AN APPOINTMENT ONLY BASIS
Please note that FACEMASKS ARE OPTIONAL IN OUR OFFICE.
Please do not make an appointment at this time if you are experiencing fever, coughing, trouble breathing, have been exposed to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) or have traveled outside the United States within the last 14 days.
*** GUN PERMIT (WEAR AND CARRY) APPLICANTS ***
PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW FROM THE MARYLAND STATE POLICE REGARDING THE SUSPENSION OF THE "GOOD AND SUBSTANTIAL REASON" REQUIREMENT FROM THE PERMITTING PROCESS.
LD-HPU-22-002 Suspension of Good and Substantial Reason
PLEASE ALSO NOTE THAT YOU CAN NOT USE A TRACKING NUMBER FROM A PREVIOUS HQL OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF FINGERPRINTING FOR THE WEAR AND CARRY APPLICATION. YOU MUST BE RE-FINGERPRINTED FOR THE WEAR AND CARRY APPLICATION.
TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT, PLEASE COMPLETE BOTH OF THE FOLLOWING STEPS:
1.) Pre-Register on this website using the links found below. This will save you time at your appointment and help us to comply with social distancing guidelines by reducing interaction in the office. If your reason for being fingerprinted is not found below, please don’t hesitate to call us at 410) 761-6700.
2.) Once you have Pre-Registered and Paid Online, please call us at (410) 761-6700 to schedule your appointment. To help us in limiting the number of customers in the office at one time, please arrive promptly for your scheduled appointment time.
Please note, we are currently operating with a greatly reduced staff during the pandemic, so please be patient. We are open our normal hours of 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M., Monday through Friday. If we are not able to answer your call, please leave a message and we will return your call promptly.
Thank you, as always, for your business and your cooperation with the above guidelines!
The new, on-site state-of-the-art computer lab is available to all applicants and licensees. The lab provides applicants and licensees with the necessary resources to complete and print on-line registrations and licensing applications at the time of being fingerprinted and photographed.