The Permits Office is open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm (203) 581-5263.
Fees vary depending on type of permit.

Permit Forms:

gun Permits

  1. Pistol Permit Fees
  2. Instructions-Temp State Pistol  Permit
  3. Application-60 Day Temporary State Permit
  4. Once Temp Pistol Permit is Received- State Permit Instructions

Vendor Permits

  1. Vendor Permit Instructions 
  2. Vendor Permit Application
  3. Assistant Vendor Permit Application
  4. Insurance Sample
  5. Code of Ordinances Form

Pawn Shop

  1.  Pawnbroker License Application

Precious Metal

  1. Precious Metals License Application

Billiard Hall

  1. Billiard Application

Public Hall

  1. Public Hall Application

Auctioneer License

  1. Auctioneers License Application

Junk Dealer

  1. Junk Dealer Application


Special Events

Special Event permits are available for special events such as parades, block parties, demonstrations, and park events.
For more information regarding special event permits call (203) 581-5260 Monday-Thursday 8:00 am-4:00 pm. Friday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm. Closed 1:00pm- 2:00pm Monday- Friday.


Block Party Permit Fee is $50.00

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Contact Information

Bridgeport Police Department Permits

300 Congress Street                Bridgeport, CT 06604

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