CONCEALED WEAPONS PERMIT
APPLICATION INSTRUCTION SHEET
MCA 45-8-315 through 45-8-329
APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED:
CALL Pamela Wegner at 447-8259

 

 

Conditions to be met:

1. U. S. Citizen

2. 18 years or older

3. Must have Montana Driver's License or other picture I.D. issued by the State of Montana.

4. Must be a resident of the state of Montana for 6 months or more.

5. Must show proof of hunters' safety education or approved firearms safety training course or DD214.

Duplicate Hunters Education Certificates can be printed from the Fish Wildlife and Parks website: www.fwp.mt.gov ; more specifically: http://fwp.mt.gov/education/hunter/born.html

6. Must properly fill out application form and sign in Sheriff's presence or his designee.

7. Application must be accompanied by $50.00 ($25.00 for renewal).

8. Must be fingerprinted. Instructions on how to do this will be given to you at your appointment.

9. CHANGE OF COUNTY RESIDENCY: Applicant, if granted a license, must within 10 days

    inform Sheriff and Chief of Police of both counties if county residence is changed.

10. RENEWALS: MCA 45-8-322(3) states in part: "The permit must be renewed for additional 4-year periods upon payment of a $25 fee per renewal and upon request for renewal made within 90 days before expiration of the permit." emphasis added. There will be no exceptions.

PLEASE COMPLETE THE APPLICATION -- DO NOT SIGN OR DATE IT -- YOU WILL BE REQUIRED TO SIGN THE APPLICATION IN THE PRESENCE OF THE SHERIFF'S ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT.

CHECK, CASH OR MONEY ORDER ONLY
PLEASE BRING CORRECT CHANGE IF CASH IS USED
WE CANNOT ACCEPT DEBIT OR CREDIT CARDS

Replacement of a lost permit will be treated as a renewal and will cost $25.00.

For further information please visit the State of Montana website www.doj.mt.gov

The following are links to the Montana Code Annotated dealing with Concealed Weapons:

Other Links of Interest