New Mexico

Department of Public Safety

Keeping New Mexico Safer Through Safe Roads and Safer Communities


Concealed Handgun Carry Info

NMDPS Concealed Handgun Carry Unit

6301 Indian School Rd NE Ste. 310
Albuquerque, NM 87110
Ph: (505) 841 -8053
Office hours: Monday - Friday 7am - 5pm
Send all questions to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

***If you are interested in becoming a Concealed Carry Instructor please attend one of our upcoming trainings, as you will get the most up to date information on the requirments that is needed of you as an instructor.***

All classes will be 0900-1700 (5pm)

12/13/2019 Albuquerque, NM New Mexico Department of Game and Fish 7816 Alamo Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87120
12/14/2019 Albuquerque, NM Calibers Westside - 9320 Coors Blvd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114

Important Forms

Download the Concealed Handgun Carry Act Booklet(effective 11/01/2019)

Replacement Card Application (Lost (must submit statement of loss), Stolen (Need to have a police report), Destroyed (must submit statement of loss), Endorsement (Application & Certificate of Completion), & Change of Name/Address (Proof of Change) ALL REQUIRE THE REPLACEMENT APPLICATION) (effective 11/01/2019)

Updated Release of Information form (Effective 11/01/2019)

2 yr Refresher(***The test should be done through Survey Monkey, if you do not use Survey Monkey you have not done the correct test***) Once completed no certificate will be given it is sent to CCU through Survey Monkey

CHC Two Hour Online Refresher Course (effective 11/04/2019)

Instructor Forms

Instructor Form - After Action Report (effective 08/20/2019)

Instructor Form – Student Training Certificate (effective 08/20/2019)

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the Concealed Carry Unit at (505) 841-8053 or via email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..