CONCEALED WEAPON PERMIT
Application packets may be picked up at the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office located at 50 West Fifth Street in Winnemucca.
****Completed applications are accepted
on the following days and times****
All fees are non-refundable
Fee of $100.25 must be submitted with your application. This covers processing and background check costs. Cash or personal check acceptable.
A $65.25 fee to Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office must be submitted with your application, covering processing and background check. If you fail to renew your permit within 4 months of expiration of the permit, your application for renewal must include an additional late fee of $15.00.
A $15.00 fee must be submitted for a duplicate permit in the event of a change of address or if a permit is lost, stolen or destroyed.
You are NOT eligible for a permit to carry a concealed weapon if any of the following applies:
All applicants must demonstrate competence with a firearm by presenting a certificate or other documentation that shows a training course on the use of applicable firearm(s) has been completed by applicant. This training course must include instruction in the use of each semi-automatic firearm to which the application for a permit to carry a concealed weapon applies and in the laws of this state relating to the proper use of the firearm. To carry a revolver, applicant must qualify with only one revolver. Once revolver qualified, any revolver may be carried under the privileges of the permit. Above mentioned training must be completed within the 6 months prior to the date of application for any initial permit or renewal of a permit.
Allow up to 120 days for processing your initial application. You will be notified upon the approval of your application and required to come to the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office to be issued your concealed weapon permit.
TERM OF PERMIT
Resident and non-resident concealed weapon permits issued by the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office is valid throughout the STATE OF NEVADA for a period of 5 years, unless otherwise stated, suspended or revoked for cause.
CARRYING OF PERMIT
A concealed firearm permit authorizes holder to carry a firearm of the type(s) specified on the permit anywhere in the State of Nevada, excluding areas included below, during the term of the permit, unless the permit has been suspended or revoked. A permittee is not authorized to carry a concealed firearm into specific locations. Those areas where you MAY NOT carry a concealed firearm includes:
You must carry the permit, together with proper identification, whenever you are in actual possession of a concealed firearm. Both the permit and proper identification must be presented if requested by a peace officer. If you are found to be in violation of this regulation, you will be subject to a civil penalty of at least $25.00 for each violation and face the possibility of revocation of the permit to carry a concealed firearm.