Concealed Handgun License (CHL)

****FEE INCREASE EFFECTIVE 9/27/2021****

See fee schedule for details  Please ensure you are including the correct fees.


AT THIS TIME RENEWALS/ADDRESS CHANGES/REPLACEMENTS STILL BE ACCEPTED AND ENCOURAGED BY MAIL TO HELP LIMIT THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE IN THE LOBBY. 

  

CHL Renewals –Renewals, address changes, or replacements may be accomplished by following these instructions


KLAMATH COUNTY RESIDENTS SUBMITTING NEW APPLICATIONS 

  • Tuesday & Thursday   9am -  11:30am
  • Complete an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of citizenship & residency (see below)
  • Proof of firearm safety  (see below)
  • We will take your picture & fingerprint you
  • $115 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted -   NON  REFUNDABLE

KLAMATH COUNTY RESIDENTS TRANSFERRING  IN FROM  ANOTHER COUNTY  

  • Tuesday & Thursday   9am -  11:30am
  • Complete  an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of citizenship & residency (see below)
  • Proof of firearm safety (see below)
  • We will take your picture & fingerprint you
  • Not yet needing to renew $30 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted - NON REFUNDABLE
  • Needing to renew as well $90 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted - NON REFUNDABLE

RENEWALS FOR CURRENT KLAMATH COUNTY CHL HOLDERS

  • Tuesday & Thursday   9am -  11:30am
  • Complete  an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of residency & proof of citizenship if you have not provided it yet (see below)
  • Proof of firearm safety such as your CHL (see below)
  • We will take your  picture
  • $75 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted - NON REFUNDABLE

CHANGE OF ADDRESS FOR COUNTY RESIDENTS AND OUT OF STATE CARD HOLDERSCHANGE OF NAME OR THOSE IN NEED OF A DUPLICATE CARD

  • Tuesday & Thursday   9am -  11:30am
  • Complete an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of residency  & proof of citizenship  if  you  have not provided  it yet (see below)
  • Court certified  true copy of  your legal  name change if  applicable
  • We will take your  picture
  • $15 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted  -  NON   REFUNDABLE

PROOF OF FIREARMS SAFETY

  • Hunter education or safety course approved by the State Department of Fish and Wildlife or similar agency of another state if handgun safety was a component of the course
  • NRA handgun training and/or safety course
  • Handgun training and/or safety course available to the public and offered by law enforcement, community college, private or public institution or organization utilizing NRA certified instructors. You must provide the instructor’s NRA number if it is not on your certificate.
  • Completion of any law enforcement handgun training and/or safety course offered for security guards, investigators, reserve law enforcement officers or any other law enforcement officers
  • Previous Oregon CHL unless it has been revoked
  • Certified law enforcement ID (active or retired), DPSST certificate of completion for a certified law enforcement position or equivalent from out of state
  • Evidence of equivalent experience with a handgun through participation in an organized shooting competition
  • DD214 or Military Training Letter (MUST include the word pistol, handgun or sidearm language on the document)

IDENTIFICATION -  One piece of identification  must have your picture  & signature on it, such  as a driver’s  license,  and  the   other  must have  your signature  and either  your  name or picture  imprinted -  We will  not accept Social Security  Cards for  anything

PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP- Official U.S. Passport, Original or Official copy of U.S. Birth Certificate, FFS-240 Form (Military Foreign Birth), Recent N-300 Form & 6 month’s proof of residency, Original Naturalization Certificate or Tribal ID from Federally recognized Tribe

PROOF OF RESIDENCY - Current & Valid Oregon Driver’s License, Voter Registration Card (we accept this if you are considered a continuous traveler), Real Property Owner printout, Current Rent or Lease Agreement or Recent Oregon Tax Return

****OUT OF STATE RESIDENTS****

NEW  APPLICATIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY & RENEWALS ARE BY MAIL OR APPOINTMENT (NO WALK INS ACCEPTED).

New Applicants:

  • BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
  • Complete an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of citizenship (see below)
  • Proof of firearm safety (see below)
  • Compelling letter
  • We will take your picture & fingerprint you
  • $115 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted -   NON  REFUNDABLE

TRANSFERS FROM  ANOTHER COUNTY   

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY  

  • Complete  an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of citizenship & residency (see below)
  • Proof of firearm safety (see below)
  • Compelling letter
  • We will take your picture & fingerprint you
  • Not yet needing to renew $30 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted - NON REFUNDABLE
  • Needing to renew as well $90 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted - NON REFUNDABLE

RENEWALS FOR CURRENT KLAMATH COUNTY CHL HOLDERS

  • NO WALK INS ACCEPTED - SEE ABOVE
  • Complete  an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Proof of residency & proof of citizenship if you have not provided it yet (see below)
  • Proof of firearm safety such as your CHL (see below)
  • We will take your  picture
  • $75 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted - NON REFUNDABLE

CHANGE OF ADDRESS

  • NO WALK INS ACCEPTED - SEE ABOVE 
  • Complete an application
  • Driver’s License and current CHL. You must update your address with DMV first.
  • Passport or birth certificate  if  you  have not provided  it yet (see below)
  • We will take your  picture
  • $15 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted  -  NON   REFUNDABLE

CHANGE OF NAME OR THOSE IN NEED OF A DUPLICATE CARD

  • NO WALK INS ACCEPTED - SEE ABOVE
  • Complete an application
  • Two (2) pieces of identification -  (see below)
  • Birth certificate or passport  if  you  have not provided  it yet (see below)
  • Court certified  true copy of  your legal  name change if  applicable
  • We will take your  picture
  • $15 Check, Money order Cash, and CC (with 2.45%fee) accepted  -  NON   REFUNDABLE

PROOF OF FIREARMS SAFETY

  • Hunter education or safety course approved by the State Department of Fish and Wildlife or similar agency of another state if handgun safety was a component of the course
  • NRA handgun training and/or safety course
  • Handgun training and/or safety course available to the public and offered by law enforcement, community college, private or public institution or organization utilizing NRA certified instructors. You must provide the instructor’s NRA number if it is not on your certificate.
  • Completion of any law enforcement handgun training and/or safety course offered for security guards, investigators, reserve law enforcement officers or any other law enforcement officers
  • Previous Oregon CHL unless it has been revoked
  • Certified law enforcement ID (active or retired), DPSST certificate of completion for a certified law enforcement position or equivalent from out of state
  • Evidence of equivalent experience with a handgun through participation in an organized shooting competition
  • DD214 or Military Training Letter (MUST include the word pistol, handgun or sidearm language on the document)

IDENTIFICATION, PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP ARE THE SAME AS LISTED ABOVE FOR KLAMATH COUNTY RESIDENTS