Concealed Handgun Permit

If you are interested in applying for a Concealed Handgun Permit from the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office, please read the following instructions carefully.

In response to the increased COVID incidence and positivity rates, the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office will pause processing new concealed carry permit until February 1st 2022, when it will be reviewed. We will continue to process CHP renewals.

Application


You may obtain a Concealed Handgun Permit Application one of the following ways:

Online


Over the Phone


  • Call 970-920-5280 and request an application be mailed to you

Schedule An Appointment Below



Bring In to Sheriff's Office


Please bring the following to the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office
  • Your completed Concealed Handgun Permit application. The application will be notarized at that time.
  • A copy of the training certificate received for a handgun training course. Copy or certificate must have original signatures.
  • Check, exact cash, or credit card for $152.50, made payable to "Pitkin County Sheriff's Office" for the processing fees.
  • Proof of Pitkin County residency. Example: Colorado Driver's License with current Pitkin County address.

Renewals


Your Concealed Handgun Permit is valid for 5 years.  Within 120 days of your expiration date you can renew your permit through our office.

Please bring the following to the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office
  • Your completed Concealed Handgun Permit application. The application will be notarized at that time.
  • Renewal Affidavit
  • Check, exact cash, or credit card for $63.00, made payable to "Pitkin County Sheriff's Office" for the processing fees.
  • Proof of Pitkin County residency. Example: Colorado Driver's License with current Pitkin County address.


If you have any questions, please call 970-920-5280.