Frequently Asked Questions

Is this legitimate?


Yes. Virginia law allows you to complete your qualifying handgun safety course online. Our course and training meets and exceeds the Virginia State requirements pursuant to 18.2-308.2 (B)(7) of This Code of Virginia. This course was created to meet the needs of the Virginia State Code and for a Resident or Non-Resident concealed carry permit as found here and here.

What does CarryVirginia.com provide me with?


CarryVirginia.com provides you with the training and Certificate of Completion (if you pass our course) needed to meet the educational requirements to obtain a concealed carry permit from the State of Virginia. 

We also provide you with all the documentaion and instructions that you will need to fill out your application 

Virginia Resident Application Instructions be found here.

Non-resident application instructions can be found here.

What states can I carry in?


We have created a reciprocity map and table displaying states in which you can and cannot carry in with your Virginia Resident or Non-Resident Concealed Carry Permit. You can find that page here.

Do I qualify for a Virginia concealed carry permit?


To qualify for a concealed carry permit in the State of Virginia you must be able to anwser NO to all the following questions

  • Are you under the age of 21?
  • Have you ever been convicted of a felony?
  • Are you addicted to marijuana, an unlawful user and/or distributor?
  • Have you been dishonorably discharged from the Armed Forces of the United States?
  • Are you subject to a restraining or protective order?
  • Have you been convicted of any form of assault, battery, or sexual battery within three years proceeding the proposed date of application?
  • Have you been deemed insane by the courts in less than five years preceding the proposed date of application?

You can check the Virginia State website for more details on qualifications here.

How do I apply for my concealed carry permit?


We have created a resource page for you that walks you through the application process and provides you with the forms needed to apply. The process is straight forward and simple. You can find the application instructions here.

How to apply