Permit to Purchase / Permit to Carry

Permit to Purchase/Transfer

Pennington County residents may apply for a permit to purchase or a permit to carry by submitting the respected application to the Law Enforcement Center. There is no fee for a permit to purchase, and your permit will be acted on within 7-10 business days of receiving a completed application.  Purchase permits are good for one year from the date of issuance.        

 
Permit to Purchase/Transfer Application -  Permit to Purchase/Transfer Application pdf
 
Permit to Carry

There is a $100 fee for processing a new permit to carry and $75 fee for a renewal.  A permit is good for five years from the date of issuance.  Whether your permit is a renewal or a first-time issue, you must take a BCA approved class within one year of the date of application and provide a copy to our office.

For more information on permit to carry - https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/bca/bca-divisions/administrative/Pages/firearms-permit-to-carry.asp

Permit to Carry Application -Permit to Carry Application pdf