You must bring two (2) pieces of valid, government-issued identification to your fingerprinting or criminal record check appointment one of which must be a primary ID.
The following types of ID are acceptable as primary identification:
Driver's License (issued by Canadian Province or Territory)
Record of Landing
Canadian Citizenship Card
Canadian Permanent Resident Card
Work or Study Permit
Certification of Indian Status
Firearms Possession and Acquisition License
Canadian National Institute of the Blind Identification Card
Federal/ Provincial/ Municipal Identification Card
Military Family Identification Card
The following are acceptable as secondary identification:
Union Membership Card
Private Industry Employee Identification Cards
SIN cards are NOT an acceptable form of ID.
All identification must be current and not expired.
What to Expect
Upon arrival, you will register at the reception desk where you will be required to provide two pieces of government-issued ID and some basic contact information. When a technician becomes available, you will be escorted into our secure room where your fingerprinting will be completed. The entire process should take approximately 15 minutes if your appointment was scheduled in advance.