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    Listed firearms must be concealable on one’s person or reasonably sized bag/purse. 

  • Listed firearms must be registered in the State of California and applicant must be the recorded owner. 

New Applicants must complete Live Scan fingerprinting/background check at a DOJ authorized location (renewal applicants are not required to live scan).

All firearms submitted for listing on a CCW license are subject to approval by the CCW Licensing Unit.

  • A firearm may be legal to possess in California and NOT approved to list on the CCW.
  • “AR Pistols” and similar firearms are NOT allowed at this time.