State Identification Firearm Cards are issued upon request to correctional officers who work for and are vested with the state of Tennessee. Pursuant to Tenn. Code Ann. § 39-17-1350, State Identification Firearm Cards allow vested correctional officers to carry weapons off-duty within the state of Tennessee.
In order to request a State Identification Firearm Card, you will complete the form located here and mail it to the address listed on the application.
If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact either Ashton Wix at the Department of Correction by calling (615) 253-8019 or the Division of Publications by calling (615) 741-2650.