Gun Permits

Permit to Purchase

Individuals interested in obtaining an application for a permit to purchase guns may contact the Champlin Police Department administrative office in person during business hours:

Monday through Friday
8 am to 4:30 pm


View and download the application for Permit to Purchase (PDF)

Completed applications must be brought into the Police Department in person. You must be 18 years old (21 years old for handguns) and a Champlin resident to apply for a permit through the Champlin Police Department. You must also have with you a Minnesota Driver's License or Minnesota ID card.

Permit to Carry

Please visit the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office website for information on the process of applying for a permit to carry a pistol in the State of Minnesota.

View the Hennepin County Permit to carry a handgun page for more information.