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Concealed Weapons Permit Information

Concealed Weapons Permit Information

The Fresno Police Department’s Concealed Weapon License Policy was established pursuant to City of Fresno Ordinance No. 95-7 adopted on January 24, 1995, by the Fresno City Council. A copy of the Department’s policy and the California Department of Justice Standard Application for License to Carry a Concealed Weapon (CCW) form is attached. This policy will acquaint you with the application process and the basic requirements for obtaining a concealed weapon permit.


Concealed Carry Weapons (CCW) applicants are subject to the following qualifications:

(a) The applicant is 21 years of age and resides in the City of Fresno;
(b) The applicant is of good moral character;
(c) The applicant has completed a course of training as described in Penal Code §26165; and
(d) The applicant is not a member of one of the prohibited categories as specified in the application.

The Fresno Police Department’s policy outlines the application process and issuance requirements of a license to carry a concealed firearm.


CCW Policy & Process

Click the button below to access Concealed Carry Permit (CCW) information and applications. You can apply for a new application, renewal application or modify your current CCW permit.