Learning the laws regulating the use of firearms is a must for responsible ownership. Local regulations differ and laws vary from state to state. Citizens must check with the jurisdiction where the firearm is to be used.
In Oregon, the Sheriff and his staff are required to follow strict state and local guidelines when performing the necessary background checks for issuing Concealed Handgun Licenses. Due to the detailed nature involved with conducting these background checks, appointment times and processing times can take multiple weeks. During the application process, the applicant will be asked to schedule an appointment for a New and Transfer Concealed Handgun License application.
Please read the requirements section below to make sure you have all the information required for applying for a Concealed Handgun License.
The Malheur County Sheriff's Office can only issue Concealed Handgun Licenses to residents of Malheur County and residents of the states of Nevada and Idaho.
|Type of Permit||Fee|
New Concealed Handgun License
|Renew Concealed Handgun License||$75.00|
|Transferring from Another County (Not needing to renew)||$30.00|
|Transferring from Another County and needing to renew||$90.00|
|Requesting a Duplicate Concealed Handgun License||$15.00|
|Change of Address or Change of Name on current Malheur County issued License||$15.00|
Gaining competency with firearms is like learning to drive a car or fly an airplane. You need expert instruction and practice. There is no shortcut. If you are not willing to invest the time and effort to become competent, then having a firearm and trying to use it can, in many instances, be more hazardous than any impending threat.
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Requirements for Applying for a Concealed Handgun License:
NEW Concealed Handgun License OR TRANSFERRING from another county and needing to RENEW:
RENEWAL Concealed Handgun License:
TRANSFERRING from another county (not needing to renew):
CHANGE OF ADDRESS or CHANGE OF NAME:
PROOF OF FIREARMS SAFETY
ALL TRAINING MUST COVER HANDGUN SAFETY AS A COMPONENT OF THE COURSE.
Malheur County Sheriff's Office
151 B St. West
Vale, OR 97918
Phone: (855) 642-2453