License Renewel

Your Term of license and renewal (‘license renewal’) 

The license shall be valid in this state for five (5) or ten (10) years, unless subsequently surrendered, suspended or revoked as provided by law. No authority exists for a person to continue to carry a concealed or unconcealed handgun in this state pursuant to the Oklahoma Self Defense Act if the license is expired, or has been voluntarily surrendered, or suspended or revoked for any reason.A license may be renewed any time within ninety (90) days prior to the date of expiration.Licensee must obtain a renewal form from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation before the license has expired.

The applicant must:

  1. Complete the renewal form;
  2. Attach two (2) current passport size photographs of applicant;
  3. Submit renewal fee, in the amount set by the statute, to the Bureau;
  4. Pay renewal fee by nationally recognized credit card, cashier’s check, or money order, made payable to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation.
  5. The Bureau will conduct a criminal history records name search and a search of other records deemed by the Bureau to be relevant to the renewal application.


Eligible persons must:

  • Be a United States citizen
  • Establish a residency in the State of Oklahoma. For purposes of the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act, the term "residency" shall apply to any person who either possesses a valid Oklahoma driver license or state photo identification card, and physically maintains a residence in this state or has permanent military orders within this state and possesses a valid driver license from another state where such person claims residency
  • Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Complete a firearms safety and training course and demonstrate competence and qualifications with the type of pistol to be carried by the person as provided in Section 1290.14 of this title, and submit proof of training and qualification or an exemption for training and qualification as authorized by Section 1290.14.
  • Submit the required fee and complete the application process.
  • Comply in good faith with the Oklahoma Self-Defense Act.