(a)  All applications for a permit shall be signed by the applicant and submitted on forms provided by OSFM and must be accompanied by the following additional information:

(1)           A copy of the applicant's driver's license or other government issued identification that includes the date of birth and photograph;

(2)           A 2 inch by 2 inch photograph, taken within the preceding two years. The photograph must show the applicant from a front view with his or her full-face and head and shoulders visible. OSFM shall reject photographs showing the applicant wearing sunglasses, hats, scarves, or any objects that obscure the applicant's identity;

(3)           The applicable permit fee.

(b)  Upon receipt and review of the application, OSFM shall issue the appropriate permission letter to take an examination or shall notify the applicant of the reason for the denial of the permit.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 58-82A-1;

Eff. February 1, 2010.