New NM Resident – Transfer FL CCW to NM CHC License?

New NM Resident – Transfer FL CCW to NM CHC License?

I’m hearing different information regarding my very common situation. I relocated here from Florida in January. I have a concealed carry license from Florida but have now established residency in New Mexico. My understanding is that reciprocity kind of stops once I become a NM resident. And the state of NM really wants a NM resident to have a license issued by NM.


So I’m hearing that I either need to A) start from scratch, do the two day training, qualify on a caliber, and apply for a new license, or B) apply to have my FL CCW transferred into a NM CHC license. A licensed firearms instructor told me about option B.


I can’t find any information on the state website (shocking, I know) about having an out of state license converted to a NM license. Does anyone have experience with this?


Source: USA Carry

Leave a Comment