General Information

Learning the laws regulating the use of firearms is a must for responsible ownership. Local regulations differ and laws vary from state to state. Citizens must check with the jurisdiction where the firearm is to be used.

In California, the Police Department are required to follow strict state and local guidelines when performing the necessary background checks for issuing Concealed Carry Weapon licenses. Due to the detailed nature involved with conducting these background checks, appointment times and processing times can take multiple weeks. During the application process, the applicant will be asked to schedule an interview appointment for a new Concealed Carry Weapon license.

If the applicant is RENEWING a Concealed Carry Weapon license in the city of Montebello, they may not apply until 30 days before the expiration date listed on their current Concealed Carry Weapon license.

Please read the requirements section below to make sure you have all the information required for applying for a Concealed Carry Weapon License.



Type of Permit Standard 2 Year

Initial Fee
Paid on submission of your application


Issuance Fee
Paid upon the approval of the application
Renewal Fee $25.00
Duplicate/Modification Fee $10.00
      • For credit card transactions a nominal credit card transaction fee will be charged for each transaction. Charges will be viewable prior to transaction completion.
      • Appointments for Concealed Carry Weapon licenses will be processed between Tuesdays.
      • Click the appropriate button on the left of the screen to proceed with an application for a Concealed Carry Weapon license.


Gaining competency with firearms is like learning to drive a car or fly an airplane. You need expert instruction and practice. There is no shortcut. If you are not willing to invest the time and effort to become competent, then having a firearm and trying to use it can, in many instances, be more hazardous than any impending threat.


Please note that this website is optimized for Edge, Safari, Chrome and Firefox.

CCW Information