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JONESBORO — The Clayton County Probate Court is taking new weapons carry license permits on a walk-in basis for a limited time.

Permits will be accepted Wednesday-Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Nov. 20 at 121 S. McDonough St. annex building 3 in Jonesboro.

Applicants are asked to take the following steps:

Complete an application online at www.georgiaprobaterecords.com/Firearms/OnlineApplication.aspx♦ . Once completed, save and print the application and a confirmation number will be generated.

♦ Present the confirmation number and copy of your application to the greeter along with a valid Georgia identification card

♦ ♦ Provide proof of Clayton County residency

The fee is $30.88 for the permit and $51.50 for fingerprints. The $82.38 fee is payable by debit or credit card.

Those who need to renew their licenses are asked to do so by mail; however, renewals can also be completed in person as well.

To do so, applicants must bring a completed license carry permit; a copy of your photo ID show current Clayton County address; WCL Privacy Rights statement; Social Security number information form; $33.88 payment; and a self-addressed stamped envelope.

All mail in renewal applications must be signed in front of a notary republic.

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