Concealed Weapons Permit Info.
Click the link below to access Concealed Weapon Permit Applications. This link can be used to apply for a new permit, renew an existing permit or modify an existing permit.
Overview of training requirements to obtain or renew a CCW Permit in YOLO County:
New CCW Permits: 16-hour training course that includes instruction on firearm safety and the law regarding the permissible use of a firearm. You must quality with each firearm you want listed on your CCW Permit (maximum of 4 firearms)
Renewals (every 2 years): Prior to renewal, complete a 4-hour legal firearms update refresher course. Qualify with each firearm you want listed on your CCW Permit.
Range Qualifications: You must qualify biennially (every two years) with the firearms listed on your permit. If you want to add or remove firearms from your permit, a qualification certificate is required for each firearm you want listed on the permit.
Range Training and qualification courses must be completed by an instructor certified by one of the following:
- The California Department of Justice
- The California Consumer Affairs, Bureau of Security and Investigative Services
- The Commission on Peace Officers Standards and Training
*Completed Training Certificate MUST state the Instructors Certification number for one of the above entities*
The Yolo County Sheriff’s Office will NO longer provide a list of qualified instructors.
Use this link to view our written policy.
ATTENTION: CCW Permit Applicants/Holders are prohibited from carrying firearms in the YOLO County Sheriff’s Office buildings.