Concealed Weapon License


Original Concealed Pistol License Applications

As it is necessary to obtain fingerprints for original Concealed Pistol License applications we offer appointments on Wednesday afternoons.  The fee is $49.25, which includes the fee for fingerprinting.  We accept cash, checks, Visa, or Master Card.  Please contact the Edmonds Police Department at 425-771-0200 to make an appointment.

You must live within the city limits of Edmonds to apply for a Concealed Pistol License.  Many Edmonds addresses are actually within unincorporated Snohomish County. Persons living in unincorporated Snohomish County need to apply at the Snohomish County Sheriffs Office at 3000 Rockefeller, Everett. If you are uncertain if you reside within the City of Edmonds you can call us to verify your address of jurisdiction, the phone number is 425-771-0200.

Renewal of a Concealed Pistol License

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.  If a Concealed Pistol License is more than 90 days expired, an original application for Concealed Pistol License application will need to be completed, to include new fingerprints.

Renewal applications are accepted during normal business hours, Monday through Friday (excluding holidays) from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

For further information you can follow the attached link to D.O.L.  DOL concealed pistol license information

Armed Forces Renewal (Out of State Deployment)

Currently deployed members of the Armed Forces, including the National Guard and Armed Forces Reserves, who are deployed out of state, can renew their concealed pistol license by mail.  This must be done within 90 days of the expiration of the existing concealed pistol license.  The fee for this type of renewal is $32 plus a late fee of $10, making the total fee $42.  The license in this circumstance is only valid for a period of one year.

To renew the Concealed Pistol License in this circumstance, contact the Edmonds Police Department Records Unit at (425) 771-0200 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 Edmonds for the renewal fee. 

The law also allows for members of the Armed Forces to renew their license within 90 days of the expiration if they were deployed but have since returned to the state.  A copy of the original order deployment order is still required.  In this case, the late fee is waived and the standard renewal fee of $32 applies.