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. Enrollment in gun safety classes is available through local area gun shops, qualified NRA instructors, and online (including here).
Upon completion of a class, citizens should bring the following to the Sheriff’s Business Office at 309 State, Street, Hood River, OR 97031, weekdays from 8am - 11am and 1pm - 4pm.
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.