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Circuit Courts

There is a circuit court in each city and county in Virginia. The circuit court is the trial court with the broadest powers in Virginia and handles all civil cases with claims of more than $25,000.

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Virginia Resident Concealed Handgun Permits are issued by the circuit court of the county or city in which the applicant resides. Contact the applicable court for specific instruction on the application process.

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For general information about Virginia Resident Concealed Handgun Permits, visit the Virginia State Police Website: