The Missouri Concealed Weapons Law


Missouri’s concealed weapons law became effective February 26, 2004. The law contains requirements for applicant training and background checks; procedures for sheriffs to follow in issuing permits; an explanation of the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s duties regarding concealed weapons permits; and restrictions on where concealed weapons may be carried. 


For more information regarding Missouri Concealed Weapons Permits please contact the sheriff's department in the county of your residency or the Missouri Sheriff's Association at 573-635-5925 or