Reciprocity Map

Utah Is A Constitutional Carry State

Utah Recognizes ALL States Permits/Licenses

Anyone who is at least 21 years old and not a prohibited person as defined under State law (76-10-503) or Federal law (18 U.S.C. 922) can carry a fully loaded firearm concealed without a permit EXCEPT on any school premisesstate prohibited areas, and federal prohibited areas.
Anyone who is 18 to 20 years old must obtain a Provisional Concealed Firearm Permit to carry a concealed or loaded firearm.

States That Honor The
Utah Standard Permit

38
Utah Residents = 38 States
Nonresidents = 33 States

States That Honor The
Utah Provisional Permit

19
Utah Residents = 19 States
Nonresidents = 18 States

States That DO NOT
Honor
Utah Permits

14

A Utah concealed firearm permit does not supersede any other state’s requirements or laws
It is extremely important to be aware of ALL laws and requirements of the state you are visiting

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Utah Residents = 38 States

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado*, Delaware, Florida*, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire*, North Carolina, North Dakota*, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania*, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, and Puerto Rico.

* Only recognize resident permits

Nonresidents = 33 States

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, and Puerto Rico.

Utah Residents = 19 States

Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota*, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming.

* Only recognize resident permits

Utah Residents = 18 States

Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming.

Constitutional Carry = 20 States

Anyone who can legally possess a firearm and meet the minimum age requirement may carry a concealed handgun in these states without a permit/license.

  • Must be at least 18 years old: Idaho, Mississippi, Montana, New Hampshire, South Dakota, and Vermont
  • Must be at least 19 years old: Missouri (18 years old for military)
  • Must be at least 21 years old: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas*, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine**, Oklahoma***, Tennessee****, West Virginia*****, Utah, and Wyoming.

Must Be A Resident Of Their State:

  • North Dakota

* Arkansas: Any person 21 years of age or older who can legally possess a firearm OR those who are 18 years of age or older who are Active Military, National Guard, Reserve, or Honorably Discharged Veterans.

** Maine: Any person 21 years of age or older who
can legally possess a firearm OR those who are 18 years of age or older who are Active Duty /Retired Military/Honorably Discharged Veteran.

*** Oklahoma: Any person 21 years of age or older who can legally possess a firearm OR those who are 18 years of age or older who are Active Military, National Guard, Reserve, or Honorably Discharged Veterans.

**** Tennessee: Any person 21 years of age or older who can legally possess a firearm OR those who are 18 years of age or older who are Active Military.

***** West Virginia: Any person 21 years of age or older who
can legally possess a firearm OR those who are 18 years of age or older who are Active Duty Military, National Guard, or Reserve.

NOTE: The BCI website is incorrect. They refuse to list Puerto Rico under reciprocity until the Territory has a website that says they recognize all other state’s permits.

Standard Permit Provisional Permit
State Recognition Status Home State Permit Required to apply for Utah permit Home State Permit NOT Required to apply for a Utah permit Home State Permit Required to apply for a Utah permit Home State Permit NOT Required to apply for a Utah permit
Alabama Both
Alaska Standard Only
Arizona Standard Only
Arkansas Both
California Neither
Colorado Standard Only
Connecticut Neither
Delaware Standard Only
Florida Standard Only
Georgia Both
Hawaii Neither
Idaho Both
Illinois Neither
Indiana Both
Iowa Standard Only
Kansas Standard Only
Kentucky Standard Only
Louisiana Standard Only
Maine Both
Maryland Neither
Massachusetts Neither
Michigan Both
Minnesota Neither
Mississippi Both
Missouri Both
Montana Both
Nebraska Standard Only
Nevada Both
New Hampshire Standard Only
New Jersey Neither
New Mexico Neither
New York Neither
North Carolina Both
North Dakota Both
Ohio Both
Oklahoma Both
Oregon Neither
Pennsylvania Standard Only
Rhode Island Neither
South Carolina Neither
South Dakota Both
Tennessee Both
Texas Standard Only
Utah
Vermont Both
Virginia Standard Only
Washington Standard Only
West Virginia Standard Only
Wisconsin Standard Only
Wyoming Both
District of Columbia Neither

 

Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI) website

Do Not Recognize Utah permits = 14 States

California, Connecticut*, Hawaii, Illinois, Oregon, Maryland*, Massachusetts*, Minnesota*, New Jersey*, New Mexico, New York, Rhode Island*, South Carolina*, and Washington D.C*.

* It may be possible for a Utah resident to obtain a non-resident permit/license from a state listed above which would allow you to carry a concealed firearm within that state. All information to obtain these state’s non-resident permit/license is provided below.

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Minnesota | New Mexico

NOTE: To carry a concealed firearm in Minnesota and/or New Mexico, you can obtain a nonresident permit/license from a different state, even though the state you are getting the permit from already recognizes the Utah permit.

  • Minnesota & New Mexico – Obtain the Idaho Enhanced Concealed Weapon License (ECWL)
    – Requires additional classroom and live fire range qualification
  • New Mexico – Obtain the Nevada Concealed Firearm Permit (recommended to get the Idaho “ECWL”)
    – Requires additional classroom and live fire range qualification
  • New Mexico – Obtain the Arizona Concealed Weapon Permit
    – (EASIEST) NO additional training is needed
    We provide the Arizona permit packet for FREEContact us today!

Arizona

Idaho

Nevada

Connecticut

Maryland

Massachusetts

Minnesota

New Jersey

Rhode Island

South Carolina

Washington D.C.

Overview As Of June 30th, 2021
View Statistics On BCI Website

Standard Permits
727,290 Total Valid Permits
297,305 Permit Holders Are Utah Residents
429,985 Permit Holders Are Non-Residents

Provisional Permits
3,829 Total Valid Provisional Permits
3,724 Provisional Permit Holders Are Utah Residents
105 Provisional Permit Holders Are Non-Residents