I copied this from the paulding website. Does this mean I have to pay in full and wait 3 months just for a renewal??? See bold print at bottom. Firearms License How To Apply for A Firearms License Must apply in person Must be 21 years of age or older A resident of Paulding County Produce a Drivers License/Georgia ID (must have correct address or produce an official document that shows the correct address) $20.00 cash or money order only $24.00 fingerprints, cash or money order only, payable to the Paulding County Sheriff Department Once the application has been completed in our office, you would then be required to go to the Paulding County Detention Center on the same day to have a full set of fingerprints completed Will take approximately 90-120 days to receive your permit by mail Please note: Children are not allowed in the area where fingerprinting is being performed. PLEASE NOTE: EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2006, YOU CAN NO LONGER RENEW A FIREARMS LICENSE. IT WILL BE HANDLED AS IF YOU WERE APPLYING FOR THE FIRST TIME UNDER THE ABOVE PROVISIONS.