CCW APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Appointments to turn in CCW applications can only be made by using the following link https://solanoso.permitium.com/ccw/start
To reach the CCW coordinator email [email protected]
The Sheriff may issue a concealed weapons license to law-abiding residents of Solano County who is not prohibited from possessing, owning, or purchasing a firearm capable of being concealed upon his or her person, and comply with the provision of Penal Code Section §26150(a).
In accordance to PC §26150(a), and subject to department procedures, residents of Solano County may submit an application to the Sheriff’s CCW Coordinator. Applications will be individually investigated. An applicant interview may be required as part of this investigation. Applicants should be reminded that all information disclosed in the application may be subject to public disclosure. Applicants are encouraged to read the application packet in its entirety. Pay special attention to the following sections: Section 4 – CCW License Conditions and Restrictions Section 5 – Applicable California Penal Code Sections Section 6 – Agreement to Restriction and to Hold Harmless Page 12-13 – Firearms Prohibiting Categories The initial application process consists of a series of steps. These steps are defined in the instruction sheet available on this webpage. Application processing times vary.
The Sheriff may place a restriction on any license that the Sheriff deems warranted. The restriction/s may include the time, place, manner, and circumstances under which the licensee may carry the weapon. The possession of a license to carry a concealed weapon is subject to revocation whenever deemed necessary by either the Sheriff or the California Attorney General's Office.
The possession of a license to carry a concealed weapon does not exempt any individual from criminal prosecution or civil liability, other than the act of carrying the specific firearm within the State of California.
The issuance of a license to carry a concealed weapon does not excuse or justify any behavior that might otherwise be a violation of any law pertaining to weapons.
You may apply by utilizing the current state application form. This form, as well as application instructions, is available on this webpage.
For questions not answered in the instructions, please contact the CCW Coordinator, by email at [email protected] .
To apply for a new CCW license within Solano County:
Download , review, and follow Sheriff Instructions - Initial Application Fill out the State Application BOF 4012 Rev 08/2022 by clicking on the link below
Sheriff Instructions - Initial Application
To apply for a CCW license renewal within Solano County:
Download , review, and follow Sheriff Instructions –
Renewal Submit your renewal application packets at least 60 days prior to current permit expiration date, however you can submit your renewal application 6 months before its expiration date. Fill out the State Application BOF 4012 Rev 08/2022 by clicking on the link below
Renewal CCW Instructions
To apply for a CCW license modification within Solano County:
Download , review, and follow Sheriff Instructions - Modification Fill out the State Modification form BOF 4502 (Rev.11-09) by clicking on the link below
Modification CCW Instructions
Solano County Approved Training Providers
Tell us about your training experience email [email protected]
Approved CCW Trainers
The Sheriff’s Office is now accepting new training providers at this time, if you are interested in becoming a training provider please review CCW Training Vendor Proposal Request or email [email protected] for further information.
The deadline for submission is December 18, 2023, please ensure all the required items are in your packet, incomplete packets will not be considered.
Solano County Course of Fire
CCW Standardized Qualification