Concealed Weapons Permit

“Due to COVID-19, NO Concealed Pistol Licenses (CPL) are being processed at Snohomish PD until further notice. To obtain a CPL, please contact the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office at the link below and follow the online instructions.”

The Snohomish Police Department is only able to process concealed pistol license applications for residents of the City of Snohomish. 

If you live outside the city limits, in unincorporated Snohomish County, contact the Sheriff's Office to make an appointment at your local precinct. You can also visit the Snohomish County Courthouse in Everett.

Getting a Concealed Pistol License

What to Bring

You will need to show proof of identification and proof of address to complete the application process. Accepted photo identification is:

  • A current passport
  • A current Washington state driver’s license
  • A current Washington state identification card
  • Equivalent out of state identification
  • Law enforcement identification
  • Military identification card

Link to CPL Application Form

Fingerprinting Required

Fingerprinting for Concealed Weapons Permits is performed Monday through Friday from 8am to 3:30pm.  Please bring exact cash, check or money order.

Processing Time

The permit takes up to 30 days to process, and is then mailed to you.

Fees for Concealed Weapons Permits

  • Original Issue: $49.25
  • Renewal: $32.00
  • Late Renewal: $42.00
  • Replacement: $10.00

Armed Forces Renewal (Out of State Deployment)

Currently deployed members of the Armed Forces, who are deployed out of state, can renew their concealed pistol license by mail.

The fee for renewal of a Concealed Pistol License by the expiration date is $32. A Concealed Pistol License may be renewed up to 90 days after the expiration date by paying a late fee. The late renewal fee is $10, making the total fee $42.

To renew the Concealed Pistol License in this circumstance, contact the Snohomish Police Records Unit at (360) 568-0888 or via email at We will send you the application either electronically or via standard mail. Completed applications must be submitted with a copy of your original order, designating the period of deployment, a copy of a valid government issued ID and a check payable to the City of Snohomish for the renewal fee.