BE CAREFUL THERE ARE SOME STATES THAT WILL ONLY ACCEPT THE UTAH PERMIT IF YOU ARE A RESIDENT OF UTAH
You must have a Wisconsin License if you are a Wisconsin Resident-
Wisconsin recognizes 31 other states and possessions including the following
This list is current as of 06/11/12:
Virginia (Non-Resident Only)
West Virginia (issued after 6-8-12)*
U.S. Virgin Islands
*A Virginia non-resident license specifically states “non-resident” on the license. The resident license does not qualify for recognition in Wisconsin.
*West Virgina passed a new law effective 6/9/12 that requires a background check similar to Wisconsin for all new concealed carry licenses issued. Therefore, a West Virginia license ISSUED OR RENEWED AFTER 6/8/12 is recognized in Wisconsin. Previously issued West Virginia licenses are not.
Utah license is recognized by the following
In accordance with U.C.A. 76-10-523, Utah will honor a permit to carry a concealed firearm issued by another state or county.
Of the states below that have formalized reciprocity or recognition with Utah, there are some states that will only accept the Utah concealed firearm permit so long as the permit holder is a resident of Utah.
It is the responsibility of all Utah concealed firearm permit holders to know and understand the applicable firearm laws of the states within which they plan to visit or venture. For information regarding firearm laws of other states, please contact the respective authority within that state.
Although there are many states that will recognize the Utah concealed firearm permit, the State of Utah has formal reciprocity (written agreement) with the following states (Click on the name of the state for further information):
- New Hampshire
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- South Dakota
- Washington State
- West Virginia
The following states recognize the Utah concealed firearm permit. (Click on the name of the state for further information):
The following states DO NOT recognize the Utah concealed firearm permit. (Click on the name of the state for further information):
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina