READY TO APPLY
FOR A CHL?
These are the steps you need to take!

NEW APPLICANTS:
Suggested order for steps, You MUST fill in the State
application before having your fingerprints done,
but the other steps can be in any order.

BE SURE TO APPLY TO THE STATE BEFORE
TRYING TO SET UP YOUR FINGERPRINT SESSION.

STEP # 1
Sign up for a weekday class
(Sign up form on
Home page click here)
STEP # 2
Go to:  
www.txdps.state.tx.us
then fill in the application and pay the State of Texas
STEP # 3
Print checklist and receipt for payment
STEP # 4
Set up a fingerprint session online
STEP # 5
ATTEND CLASS
(Bring checklist, drivers license, pistol and ammo


RENEWAL:
STEP # 1
Fill out application at
www.txdps.state.tx.us
STEP # 2
Print checklist and receipt
TEXAS GUN CLASS
HOW TO APPLY FOR A
CONCEALED HANDGUN LICENSE


Daily Classes
by Appointment

Classroom:
Pasadena, TX

This 4 hour
one day class
allows you to make
application to the
State of Texas for a
license to carry a
concealed
handgun.
Shooting time on
the range is
required, but
cannot be
included in class
time.

Renewal classes
are no longer
required

Class
require shooting
and a written test.


Fingerprints must be
submitted
electronically.


Legal Residents of
other States can
apply for a Texas
License
Class must be
held in Texas
Photo ID from
home State
(Drivers License/
ID card required)
License will have
your home state
address

Need more
information?
Call Doyle Hallmark
281/628-2450

PISTOL
must be at
Least 32 Caliber

You will need 50
rounds of ammo


BRASS
CASE
AMMO
(No Reloads)

Don't forget:
Wear
closed toe shoes,
no open, baggy
collars on shirt.
(ejected casings
are HOT!)
guns online?
You can have it
shipped to me
the needed
paperwork is
$25.00
ZIP CODE
77530

You must be able
to legally
purchase a
firearm!

281/628-3450