Concealed Weapons Permits (CCW)

Main Phone: (775) 328-3348 & (775) 328-3375

 

ALL CONCEALED CARRY WEAPONS PERMITS ARE PROCESSED BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Applications must be completed online; upon completion of the application, a link will be provided to schedule your appointment.  Please bring a printed copy of your application with all the required documents to your scheduled appointment. 

 

STATE OF NEVADA
DECLARATION OF EMERGENCY
Directive 009, Section 2 – March 12, 2020:
All licenses and permits issued by the State of Nevada, Boards, Commissions,
Agencies, or political subdivisions of the State of Nevada that expire or are set to
expire during the period the Declaration of Emergency dated March 12, 2020 is in
effect shall be extended for a period of 90 days from the current expiration date,
or 90 days from the date the state of emergency declared on March 12, 2020 is
terminated, whichever is later, if reduced government operations due to the state
of emergency makes timely renewal of the license or permit impracticable or
impossible.
 
Click here for the full directive.

 

 

CARRY CONCEALED WEAPONS PERMITS - ONLINE APPLICATION

Issuance of Concealed Weapons Permits is regulated by Nevada Revised Statute 202. The process, required in person, includes a criminal history check, submitting fingerprints to the State of Nevada and the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, and submitting proof of the successful completion of a course in firearm safety given by a certified Nevada instructor. It is incumbent on the applicant to ensure the firearms qualification form is filled out correctly prior to submitting an application for a CCW.

APPLICANTS ARE ELIGIBLE TO CARRY ANY HANDGUN.

Applicants are reminded they can submit all their renewal application materials 120 days prior to the expiration of their CCW permit.  Per Nevada Revised Statute 202.336, the Sheriff's Office is given 120 days to process applications.

 

Relevant CCW links:

CCW General Information and Instructions (PDF)

Licensed Firearm Instructors

CCW Address Change (PDF)

CCW reciprocity map

FAQs

 

Relevant Congested Area Shooting links:

Congested Area Live Map

Congested Area PDF Map

Congested Shooting Brochure

Congested Shooting FAQs

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