Reciprocity Map

Important Information
You Must Have A Permit/License To Carry A Concealed Firearm In Utah
In Accordance With 76-10-523, Utah Honors ALL States Permits/Licenses

A Utah 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

Overview As Of June 30th, 2020
view statistics on BCI website

Standard Permit Valid For 5 Years
692,308 Total Valid Permits
267,777 Permit Holders Are Utah Residents
424,531 Permit Holders Are Non-Residents

Provisional Permit Valid Until 21st Birthday
2,712 Total Valid Provisional Permits
2,639 Provisional Permit Holders Are Utah Residents
73 Provisional Permit Holders Are Non-Residents

States That Honor The
Utah “Standard” Permit

37
Standard Permit Holders Can Carry In
Any Light Green & Dark Green
State

States That Honor The
Utah “Provisional” Permit

19
Provisional Permit Holders Can Carry In
Any Light Green State

States That Do Not
Honor Utah Permits

14

Utah Permit Holders CANNOT Carry In
Any Red Or Orange State

Orange states DO NOT recognize the Utah permits but may issue a non-resident permit/license.
See the tab below

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Currently, 37 other states/territories have reciprocity with the Utah standard permit which allows a person at least 21 years old to carry a concealed firearm.

These states are:
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, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, and Puerto Rico**.

* Only recognize the Utah standard permit if you are a resident of Utah.
** Effective January 1st, 2020 For more information click here.

Currently, 19 other states have reciprocity with the provisional permit which allows an 18 year old to carry a concealed firearm.

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

* Only recognize the Utah provisional permit if you are a resident of Utah.

The following states have Constitutional Carry. Anyone who can legally possess a firearm and meet the minimum age requirement may carry it concealed in these states without a permit/license.

  • Must be at least 18 years old: Idaho, Mississippi, Missouri, New Hampshire, South Dakota, and Vermont
  • Must be at least 21 years old: Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas*, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine**, Oklahoma***, and West Virginia****
  • Must be a resident of their state: North Dakota, and Wyoming

* 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.

****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.

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

Currently, 14 states Do Not recognize the Utah permits.

These states are 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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Carry In Minnesota And/Or 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 already recognizes the Utah permit.
• Minnesota & New Mexico = Idaho “Enhanced” Concealed Weapon License
• Minnesota = Nevada Concealed Firearm Permit
• New Mexico (EASIEST) =
Arizona Concealed Weapon Permit

We provide the Arizona permit packet for FREE. Contact us today!
(we charge $10 to complete the fingerprints)

Arizona

Idaho

Nevada

Connecticut

Maryland

Massachusetts

Minnesota

New Jersey

Rhode Island

South Carolina

Washington D.C.