Hood River County

Sheriff's Office

Concealed Handgun License

Hood River County residents interested in applying for a Concealed Handgun License must first take a gun safety class or show proof of recent completion of a gun safety class which includes a component on handgun safety.  Registration and enrollment in gun safety classes can be made through local area gun shops or through a qualified NRA instructor.

Upon completion of a class, citizens should bring the following to the Sheriff’s Business Office at 309 State, Street, Hood River, OR 97031, 541-386-2098, weekdays from 9am - 4pm.

  1. Oregon Driver License and proof of citizenship (government issued birth certificate or passport.)
  2. Proof of Handgun Safety Class completion
  3. Check or exact cash for $65 (new applicants) or $59 (renewals) payable to Hood River County Sheriff.

Please allow up to six weeks for processing. Once fully processed and approved, cards will be mailed to the address listed on the application. 

Note: All fees are non-refundable and cover the costs of the background investigation and processing as required by law.

Download the printable CHL Application

 

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