Contact Us

Sheriff's Office
Adrian H. Anderson, Sheriff


Dutchess County Sheriff's Office
Pistol Permit Bureau
150 North Hamilton Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) Exemption Form (.pdf)
NYS Firearms License Request for Public Records Exemption. Once you have completed the form, please return it by mail or in person to:

Bradford Kendall
Dutchess County Clerk
22 Market Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Click on the following link for questions regarding New York State Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act (NY SAFE Act)

Hours of operation: Monday - Friday 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M., Excluding Holidays

A locked drop box is also available for completed applications and amendment forms in the main lobby 24 hours a day 7 days a week. 

**If there is inclement weather, please call before coming**

Call us: 845-486-3883 or 845-486-3800

Fax: 845-486-3838


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