Permit to Purchase a Handgun

In Minnesota if you want to purchase a handgun or semi-automatic long gun you must meet the following criteria:

You will appy for a permit to purchase from the POLICE DEPT in the city where you live. 

Be at least 21 years of age to buy a handgun

Be at least 18 years of age to purchase semi-automatic long guns

Not been charged with a crime of violence

Have not been convicted of a fifth degree assault

Not convicted of domestic violence per US Code and other items

Get the application here