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Nj Ccw Permit Information & Qualification Process

Obtaining a CCW (Carry Concealed Weapon) permit in New Jersey requires a thorough qualification process. Learn about the step-by-step process of obtaining a CCW permit in New Jersey and the qualifications you need to meet.

Last Updated: June 29, 2022, at 12:11 AM

New Jersey CCW Permit Information & Qualification Process

“This information is not definitive and is based solely on public information available at the time of posting and is subject to change without notice.  The New Jersey State Police official guidance, and local guidance, is rapidly changing and being updated frequently, and the State Police are expected to alter permit processing methods in response to demand.  Reliance on this information is at your own risk.  Please double check with official sources.
This information should not be used as an application guide, this post is solely for information purposes.”

Preliminary process to apply for your New Jersey CCW permit.


NJ CCW Permit Application Process:

Use the instruction below to apply.

The NJ CCW Permit application is now online, click to go to the online application page.

NJ CCW Permit Renewal Process:

The NJ CCW course is not a beginner course!

It is a pass or fail course!

Click to view and/or register for our Beginner Shooting Courses

Click to view and/or register for our CCW Qualification Courses


With little direction from the New Jersey State Police and/or the New Jersey Attorney General, with regards to standardized CCW requirements, assumed or verified requirements for your CCW applications seems to be changing daily. For those of you who are willing to be the first to apply, and risk changes occurring during this process, or thereafter, The OA Firearms & Survival Training LLC cannot be held liable or responsible for any changes that occur after you finish any training and/or qualifications used in your submission.