How to obtain an Albuquerque Concealed Carry Permit
Steps to a NM Permit
01. Register for a class
Sign up for one of our concealed carry classes.
02. Obtain Fingerprints
Register to have your fingerprints taken from a Cogent approved provider. Make sure to use the ORI NM920200Z.
03. Complete Course and Apply
While at our approved course we will assist you in filling out the NM Concealed Carry Application, notarizing all required documents (at no cost), and walking you through the application process. After you pass our course (99% passing rate) you will receive a certifcate of completion to submit to the state.
04. Receive your permit
After the state receives your completed application, certificte of completion from an approved concealed carry course, and your fingerprint receipt they will conduct a background check, and upon successful completion and eligbility will issue your license.
What we offer
NM Department of Public Safety approved 15 hour course. This is a two day course and upon completion you will be eligible to apply for your New Mexico concealed carry license (CHL).
When and Where
Courses are held at the City of Albuquerque Shooting Range Park located at 16001 Shooting Range access rd. We generally hold courses over two consecutive days (Saturday & Sunday) from 9am-4:30pm.
What are the costs
Our course is $99 + tax. This includes 15 hours of instruction, free firearm rental, coffee, water, snacks and all range fees. The state charges a $56 application fee and a $44 fingerprint/background check fee.