Welcome to the County of Berks
Locations to Obtain Firearms

​The Berks County Sheriff's Office has a substation in the Reading Regional Airport.  Office hours there are Monday thru Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (closed 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.)

The Berks County Sheriff's Office will be issuing Pennsylvania Licenses to Carry Firearms at five (5) remote locations in Berks County.

Listed below are the days of the month, locations and times of operation.

Applicants for the licenses are to bring a Pennsylvania Driver's License or Pennsylvania Photo Identification Card and payment of $20.00 cash or check.  After filling out the application, a computer background check will immediately be performed.  Upon successful completion of the background check, the license will be issued.

Except Holidays 

Remote Locations are closed from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.


3rd Monday​ 3rd Tuesday​ 3rd Wednesday​ 3rd Thursday​ 3rd Friday​
Birdsboro Borough
200 East Main St.
Birdsboro, PA 19508
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Hamburg Borough
61 North 3rd St.
Hamburg, PA 19526
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.​
​Wernersville Borough
100 N. Reber St.
Wernersville, PA 19565
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
​Kutztown Borough
45 Railroad St
Kutztown, PA 19530
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
​Colebrookdale Twp.
765 W. Philadelphia Ave.
Boyertown, PA 19512
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Start Time
12/13/2019 4:00 PM
12/16/2019 12:00 AM
Gun Permit Substation at Reading Airport
12/16/2019 11:00 AM
Birdsboro Borough Hall, 200 E. Main Street, Birdsboro, Pa 19508
12/17/2019 12:00 AM
Gun Permit Substation at Reading Airport
12/17/2019 11:00 AM
Hamburg Borough Municipal Center, 6 N. 3rd Street, Hamburg, Pa 19526
12/18/2019 12:00 AM
Airport Substation – CLOSED
12/18/2019 11:00 AM
Wernersville Borough Hall, 100 N. Reber St., Wernersville, Pa 19565
12/19/2019 12:00 AM
Gun Permit Substation at Reading Airport
12/19/2019 11:00 AM
Kutztown Borough Hall, 45 Railroad Street, Kutztown, Pa 19530
12/20/2019 12:00 AM
Gun Permit Substation at Reading Airport