There are two different types of gun permits processed by the Sheriff’s Office:
Permit to Carry and Permit to Purchase / Transfer applications processed by McLeod County Sheriff's Office are accepted Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
ELIGIBILITY TO POSSESS A FIREARM
If for any reason you question your eligibility to possess a firearm you may refer to the Minnesota State Statute describing who is prohibited from possessing a firearm in the State of Minnesota. Please be advised that there are also federal laws which may prohibit certain individuals from possessing a firearm.