Permit to Carry/Purchase a Fire Arm

State of Minnesota permits to carry must be requested through the Sheriff's Department of the county in which you reside. 

    • Hennepin County residents should call 612-348-8008  
    • Visit the State of Minnesota website for information on permits to carry


To obtain State of Minnesota permit to purchase:

  • Complete the application
  • Return it to your city of residence police department



Due to COVID-19, all Permit to Purchase applications must be submitted through the U.S. Mail (Maple Grove Police Department, 12800 Arbor Lakes Pkwy., Maple Grove, MN  55369) or electronically to   Please fill out the permit completely and include a color copy of your current driver’s license or ID card, without it your permit will not be processed.