Concealed Weapon Information
California Penal Code sections 26150 and 26155 provide that a sheriff of a county or the chief or other head of a municipal police department of any city or city and county may issue a license to carry a pistol, revolver, or other firearm capable of being concealed upon the person (CCW license). Penal Code section 26175 requires the Attorney General to rescribe a statewide standard application for a CCW license.
California Department of Justice Standard Application for License to Carry a Concealed Weapon: DOJ CCW Permit App
For an updated list of CCW fees and other instructions: CCW Fees