COLORADO CONCEALED CARRY

COLORADO CONCEALED WEAPON PERMIT

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REQUIREMENTS

An applicant must be a resident of Kiowa County, maintain a secondary residence, or have a business within the county.

Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age or older, or is at least 18 years of age if seeking a temporary, emergency permit.

Must be able to successfully complete extensive background investigations.

Submit proof of completion of a firearm safety or training course or class.

(Classes offered)

Provide a copy of current Colorado Driver’s License, Colorado ID, or Military ID and Duty Orders.

An application can be picked up at the Sheriff’s Office.

Upon completion of the application you must call the Sheriff’s Office, at (719) 438-5411, to schedule an appointment to have your picture and fingerprints taken.

Processing time is usually around 9 weeks depending on turn around time of the background investigation.


COST

A $52.50 processing fee in the form of a cashiers check or money order, made payable to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) must be submitted with your application. This fee pays for a state and national criminal history check (fingerprints) and for an Insta-check (NICS) per statute. This is required for all regular civilian applicants. An additional $100.00 processing fee in the form of a cashiers check, money order, or personal check, made payable to the Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office must be submitted with your application. This fee pays for forms, ID cards, local criminal history checks, and other administrative costs.

For renewals a $13.00 fee in the form of a cashiers check or money order, made payable to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) must be submitted with your application. An additional $20.00 processing fee in the form of a cashiers check, money order, or personal check, made payable to the Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office must be submitted with your application.


PERMIT DETAILS

All permits are valid for a period of 5 years from the date of issuance, but can be revoked at any time for misuse.

The states that currently have reciprocity with Colorado are:

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Wyoming.

If you move, within 30 days after a permit holder in all instances changes the address specified on his or her permit the permitted shall notify the issuing Sheriff of the change of address and will need to fill out the proper change of address form which needs to be notarized.


Failure to notify the Sheriff is a Class 1 Petty Offense.

If you lose your permit, it gets stolen or damaged you MUST within three business days after a permit is lost, stolen or damaged, shall notify the issuing Sheriff. The permitted may be issued a new permit upon submittal of a notarized statement to the issuing Sheriff that the permit was lost, stolen or destroyed.

Failure to notify the Sheriff is a Class 1 Petty Offense.