Permits are required for handguns in Westchester County. Permit applications are available from the Westchester County Clerk’s office. All applicants are required to make an appointment for fingerprinting and application submissions. Call 995-2709 for information or to make an appointment. Forms may be downloaded from the county Web site, Westchestergov.com. Go to the County Clerk’s pages. You may also call the pistol division at 995-3088.