Where can I get my conceal and carry in Minnesota?

Where can I get a permit to carry application? Applications will be available at the county sheriff’s office and on the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension website.

How long does it take to get a concealed carry permit in Minnesota?

30 days
Application approval may take up to 30 days and is dependent on a detailed background check. If your application is approved your card will be mailed directly to your home address. If you are denied, you will receive a letter stating why. A MN Permit to Carry is valid for 5 years.

How long is the concealed carry class in Minnesota?

3 to 4.5 hours total time including a live-fire shoot.

Can you conceal carry in Minnesota without a permit?

Under Minnesota law, individuals must obtain a permit to carry a handgun in public. There is no stipulation in the law regarding whether that weapon must be concealed. A permit to carry is valid for five years and authorizes unlimited purchases within that time period.

Can I open carry in Minnesota?

Minnesota allows the open carrying of handguns on the person or in a vehicle with a valid permit to carry. Minnesota generally prohibits the open carrying of rifles and shotguns in public.

Is Minnesota a stand your ground state?

While many states have enacted “stand your ground” laws, Minnesota does not have a so-called stand your ground law. Instead, Minnesota law imposes a “duty to retreat,” which means that if a person feels threatened, he or she may only use deadly force as a last resort.

Are there indoor gun ranges in Southeast Minnesota?

Whether you are looking for a specific piece of equipment or the right kind of training; our goal is to keep you safe, smart and educated. We have the only indoor gun range in Southeast Minnesota with a full line-up of classes; in a comfortable state-of-the-art atmosphere.

Is there a Minnesota permit to carry class?

Our class is geared for everyone from beginners to advanced shooters. If you are new to handguns, this is a great introduction to everything you need to know to start your self-protection journey. Upon successful completion of this class, you can apply for your Minnesota Permit to Carry and Florida Concealed Weapon License.

How many states can you carry a gun in Minnesota?

The Minnesota permit is valid in 30 states. By adding the Florida license, you may carry in a total of 36 states. You want your Permit to Carry Class instruction to be the best available.