Concealed Weapons Permit

Concealed Carry Weapons Permit Options

We have 90 days to review all permits, new or renewal. Current processing time for online applications is 7-30 days.
Type of Permit Cost Days Availability Description
Permit Renewals

$77

Tuesday, Wednesdays & Thursdays

10 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Complete the online application and attach your firearm qualifications. If you are changing/adding a firearm, schedule an appointment online. A non-refundable deposit of $10 is required at the time of application and can be paid online with a credit card.

Modifications

$10

Wednesdays


10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

To add a firearm you must qualify with the firearm and call for an appointment. All other modifications are accepted at the day and time listed to the left, no appointment necessary.

New Permits

$193

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Complete the online application and schedule your appointment with our CCW representative. A non-refundable deposit of $113 is required at the time of application and can be paid online with a credit card.

Carry Concealed Weapon Requirements

To qualify you must

  • Be of good moral character
  • Full-time resident of Humboldt County
  • Be at least 21 years old
  • Own and have a gun registered in California
  • Not have any open criminal cases or pending citations
  • Not have any felony convictions or specified misdemeanors per Penal Code Sections 29900-29905
  • Not be on active probation

Required Documents

  • One paragraph statement detailing your desire for a concealed weapon license. If the CCW license is desired for self-protection, the protection of others, or for the protection of large sums of money or valuable property, you are required to explain and provide good cause for issuance of the license.  For example, has your life or property been threatened or jeopardized?  Explain incidents and include dates, times, locations, and names of police agencies to which these incidents were reported.(New and Renewal Applicants)
  • Proof of completion of a firearms training course (16 hours) from an approved firearm trainer (see below) which includes instruction on firearms safety and the law regarding the permissible use of a firearm. (New Applicants Only)
  • Proof of completion of a "refresher" firearms training course (4 hours minimum) from an approved firearm trainer (see below) which includes instruction on firearm safety and the law regarding permissible use of a firearm. (Renewal Applicants Only)

Approved CCW Firearm Trainers - Central Area

Central Area CCW Firearms Trainers
Business/ Firearms Trainer Telephone number Address
Brad Smith
Pacific Outfitters
707-443-6328 1600 5th Street
Eureka
A.J. Maveety
West Coast Firearms Training
707-601-1030 P.O. Box 3728
Eureka
Kevin Kaldveer
Old West Shootery
707-442-6312 1327 5th Street
Eureka

Approved CCW Firearm Trainers - North Area

North Area CCW Firearm Trainers
Business/Firearms Trainer Telephone number Address
Alvin T. Koog 707-839-3131 1231 Adamson Ct.
McKinleyville
Mike Lee
Mike Lee Solutions
707-834-5602 1945 Ashdown Ave.
McKinleyville

Approved Firearm Trainers - Southern Area

Southern Area CCW Firearm Trainers
Business/Firearms Trainer Telephone number  Address
Rick & Carrie Jennings
Fortuna Pistol Club
707-725-1505 P.O. Box 80
Fortuna
Darren Brown
Brown's Sporting Goods
707-923-2533 797 Redwood Drive
Garberville
Michael Thomas 707-786-4295 Ferndale