Concealed Handgun Licensing (CHL) Permits

Oregon Law

ORS 166.295 requires CHL holders wishing to renew their CHL, to do so in person. There are very few exemptions under this law. Renewals cannot be mailed through the U.S. Postal Service.

Permit Application

In order to complete the requirements, you must apply in person to the Sheriff's Office located at:
205 S Humbolt
Canyon City, OR 97820
Phone: 541-575-1131

In-County Residents

For in-county applicants, the hours are Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


For non-resident applicants, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 541-575-1131.