Permit to Purchase

Applicants must apply with the city in which they reside and provide a valid Minnesota Drivers License or Minnesota Identification Card with their current address. 
Centerville, Circle Pines and Lexington residents should apply at the Centennial Lakes Police Department.  
Requirements and how to apply:
  • Applicant must be a resident of the City of Centerville, Circle Pines, or Lexington.  
  • Application must be filled out completely, including all required months and dates of prior residences. Incomplete applications will be denied.
  • Applicant must be at least 21 years old to purchase a handgun.
  • Have you ever served in the armed forces of the United States?  If the answer is "yes" and applying for a new permit, then attach a legible copy of your DD214 with the application.
  • Fill out the highlighted areas on the provided application link below.  


Centennial Lakes Police Department - 54 North Road - Circle Pines, MN 55014
Office: 763.784.2501 - Fax: 763.784.0082 - Dispatch/911: 763.427.1212