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Unrestricted Pistol Permits

To receive an Unrestricted Pistol Permit in Schenectady County, you must:
  • Have had a pistol permit for a minimum of one (1) year.
  • Successfully complete an approved Advanced Firearm Course
  • Submit a letter to The Honorable Judge Matthew Sypniewski with application.
Please note: Successful completion of the Advance Firearm Course does not guarantee that the Licensing Officer will issue the applicant an unrestricted permit.

Unrestricted Permit/Advanced Firearm Course Instructions  (Please note instructions are currently being updated.  The Honorable Judge Matthew Sypniewski is now the Licensing Officer.)

Advanced Firearm Course Application

Advanced Firearm Course Approved Providers

John Affinito
Gunsmoke II Firearms Training
PO Box 914
Schenectady, NY 12301
Unrestricted Carry Conceal Permit Courses will be offered:  June 12, July 17, August 28, September 18, October 16, November 20th.  Email for additional information.

Northeast Firearms Training
(518) 322-2045

Colin Borst
Target Sports, Inc.
122 Saratoga Road
Glenville, NY 12302
(518) 852-2514 (c)  (518) 355-8923 (b)

Jason DeAngelis
PO Box 76
Duanesburgh, NY 12056
(718) 974-8312

Don and Mark Favaloro
PO Box 2543
Glenville, NY 12302
(518) 368-5977
Classes are held at the Sportsmen's Club, 644 Engemore Road, Clifton Park, NY 12065.
Vic Ferrante
V.A.F. Services
PO Box 222
Burnt Hills, NY 12027
(518) 882-5626
Classes are held at the Guan Ho Ha Fish & Game Club, Rector Road, Glenville, NY 12302

Lisa & Bruce Herchenroder
American Firearms Training
(518) 229-2743
Classes offered June 24, 2016 (Live Fire 6-8pm) and June 25, 2016 (Classroom 9am - 3pm)

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Schenectady County Clerk

Clerk's Office
Phone 518 388-4220
Fax 518 388-4224

Motor Vehicles
Phone: 518 381-9181
Fax: 518 381-9398

Office Hours

Clerk's Office
Sept. 1 - June 30
8:30am - 4:30pm
Recording until 4:30pm

July and August
9:00am - 4:00pm
Recording until 4pm

DMV Office

8:00am - 3:45pm


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