Concealed Handgun Permit – Fingerprints for NEW APPLICANTS
Schedule an appointment in Permitium. Applicants must have an appointment to complete the fingerprint process. The fingerprinting portion of the application will take place at:
Denver Police Administration Building
1331 Cherokee Street
Denver, CO 80204
Arrive at your appointment location with your valid Colorado driver license or ID and department personnel will take your photograph and fingerprints.
Department personnel will conduct CCIC/NCIC and local records checks, and if no prohibiting circumstances are discovered, your permit will be mailed to your residence within 90 days from the date your fingerprints are submitted.
When you apply for a concealed handgun permit (CHP) with Denver, a total processing fee of $152.50 is required. This fee pays for forms, ID cards, local criminal history checks, other administrative costs to maintain your 5-year permit, a state and national criminal history check (fingerprints), and an Insta-check (NICS) per Statute. Instructions regarding paying the fee are explained in Permitium.