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Texas Concealed Carry Handgun LTC License Benefits:

  • Legally Carry Concealed In 37 States
  • Trespass Protection
  • Campus Carry
  • School Zone Carry
  • Peace of Mind When Carrying
  • Interactions With Law Enforcement

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Texas Concealed Carry Course

You can take the online Texas LTC class from anywhere in the United States and receive a Texas license to carry without ever coming to Texas.

It also does not matter which state you are a resident of or which state’s drivers license you have.  Texas issues a permit to residents of all 50 States.

Non-Texas Residents will be exempt from the shooting portion.  Others on the exemption list from having to to do the shooting portion will obviously be certain Texas residents. 

Texas and 36 other states honor the Texas Concealed Carry handgun permit.  This means that even though you might be in one of 14 states which does not honor Texas license, you can still carry a handgun in one of the 36 that does.  Learn individual state laws pertaining to traveling though those states.

States Honoring Texas LTC License-

  • Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Texas DPS Information

  • Eligibility FAQs

  • Lawful Presence Requirements

  • Out-of-State, Non-Texas resident: Per Texas Government Code §411.173, LTC applicants must be legal residents of Texas or another state.
    Note, however, that all LTC applicants must be legal residents of Texas or another state.

Texas *PERMITLESS Online Course

This course will teach you everything you need to know to carry a concealed or open handgun in Texas without the CHL or LTC license.

Learn the Texas laws, restrictions and regulations that come with carrying without a license so you can carry with peace of mind. 

*Discount Does Not Apply To This Course.

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Texas LTC Handgun License Benefits

Benefits of a Texas Handgun License

House Bill 1927 (Permitless Carry) does not repeal the License to Carry a Handgun Program, established by Government Code, Chapter 411, Subchapter H.

The department is still required to process applications, conduct background checks, and produce a laminated license for those who qualify.

(House Bill 1927 is effective September 1, 2021.)

 

TopicBenefits With Handgun License
Carry on a Premises
  • Airport: License holders have protections related to the accidental carrying of a firearm in the secured area.
  • Business: Businesses may choose to allow licensed carry on their premises.
  • Government Meetings: License holders can carry in a meeting.
  • University Campuses: License still required to carry on university campuses; “Campus Carry” is unchanged.
Cost
  • $40.00: Valid for five years ($8.00 per year).

 

Gun Purchasing

 

  • License can be used as an alternative to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) check.

 

ID Designation
  • Instructor: ID can be used for proof of certification as a Texas Handgun License instructor.
  • Judge/Prosecutor: ID can be used for identification purposes.
  • Veteran: ID can be used to obtain discounts at local establishments offering discounts to veterans.

 

Personal Identification
  • Personal Identification: The license must be accepted by most businesses as a valid form of personal identification.
  • Voter ID: The license is a designated document for voter ID.

 

State Reciprocity
  • Texas Handgun License holders can carry firearms in states where Texas has a reciprocity agreement or state law recognizes the Texas Handgun license.
  • A list of states with reciprocal agreements/state law recognition with Texas can be found at the following link: State Reciprocity Information.

Includes the states of Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.

Training
  • Required to apply for a Handgun License.
  • Conducted by a licensed Texas Handgun Instructor.