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.
Effective June 1st, 2020 all CCW renewals will be done over the phone.
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.
Use this link to view our Live-Fire course in accordance with 26165PC-AB2103.
ATTENTION: CCW Permit Applicants/Holders are prohibited from carrying firearms in the YOLO County Sheriff’s Office buildings.