Reciprocity Map

Utah Recognizes ALL States Permits/Licenses

Utah Is A Constitutional Carry State

Anyone, resident or nonresident who is at least 21 years old and not a prohibited person as defined in 76-10-503 and 18 U.S.C. 922 can carry a fully loaded firearm concealed without a permit EXCEPT on any school premises, state prohibited areas, and federal prohibited areas.

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States That Honor The
Utah “Standard” Permit

38

States That Honor The
Utah “Provisional” Permit

20

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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“Standard” permit holders can carry a concealed firearm in 38 states/territories

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 the Utah standard permit if you are a resident of Utah.

“Provisional” permit holders can carry a concealed firearm in 20 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 the Utah provisional permit if you are a resident of Utah.

There are currently 20 states that have Constitutional Carry. 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.

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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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 – 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 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.

Overview As Of March 31st, 2021
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Standard Permit Valid For 5 Years
728,291 Total Valid Permits
297,621 Permit Holders Are Utah Residents
430,670 Permit Holders Are Non-Residents

Provisional Permit Valid Until 21st Birthday
3,844 Total Valid Provisional Permits
3,743 Provisional Permit Holders Are Utah Residents
101 Provisional Permit Holders Are Non-Residents