Gun Permits

There are two different types of gun permits processed by the Sheriff’s Office: Permits to Carry, and, Permits to Purchase

Application Process
Permit to Carry and Permit to Purchase/Transfer applications processed by the McLeod County Sheriff's Office are accepted Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (except holidays). 

Eligibility to Possess a Firearm
If for any reason you question your eligibility to possess a firearm you may refer to the Minnesota State Statute describing who is prohibited from possessing a firearm in the State of Minnesota.  Please be advised that there are also federal laws which may prohibit certain individuals from possessing a firearm.  

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