Firearm Permits


Olmsted County Pistol Permit Fees    

We accept cash or checks only.

New Application:

  • $100.00                                    
  • Required of all new applications or renewals not made within 30 days past the expiration date on the permit.

Renewal Application:

  • $75.00 fee
  • May be made no earlier than 90 days prior to the expiration date on the permit.

Late Fee Renewal:

  • $10.00 fee
  • Permit holder submits a renewal application after the expiration date on the permit but within 30 days of the expiration date.

Personal Data Change (address/name):

  • $10.00 fee
  • Must be submitted to the issuing Sheriff within 30 days.
  • Applicant must fill out new application form.
  • Applicants need only complete required personal data and sign where indicated.

Re-issue Due to Loss/Destruction:

  • $10.00 fee
  • Must be submitted to the issuing Sheriff within 30 days.
  • Applicant must fill out new application form.
  • Applicants need only complete required personal data and sign where indicated.
  • Must include a notarized statement that the permit card has been lost or destroyed.

Emergency Permit Issue:

  • No fee
  • Affidavit describing the emergency situation must be submitted with application.
  • Permit may be issued if the Sheriff determines that the applicant is in an emergency situation that may constitute an immediate risk to the safety of the applicant or someone residing in the applicant's household.
  • Application form must be submitted.
  • Affidavit describing the emergency situation must be submitted with application.
  • Permit is valid for 30 days and may not be renewed.
  • Permit may be revoked without a hearing.