Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about.
You can apply for a CPL permit at:Berrien County Clerk’s Office701 Main StreetSt. Joseph, MI 49085
Or, at:Niles South County Building1205 N. Front StreetNiles, MI 49120
The CPL applications can be obtained at both locations and online.
Show All Answers
Currently, an applicant must be 21 years of age to apply.
You will need a current Michigan Driver’s License or State I.D. with a Berrien County address.
If you are a first time applicant, it can take up to 45 days for the permit to be approved and mailed to you. If it is a renewal, it can take up to 30 days for the permit to be approved and mailed to you.
Yes, it is if you are a first time applicant and the training must be done through an approved Michigan NRA training course.
The fee is $100 for a first time applicant and $115 for a renewal. All fees are non-refundable.