Your Appointment

What to Bring


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)
  • Passport
  • 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:

  • Health Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • Baptismal Certificate
  • Hunting License
  • Fishing License
  • Marriage License
  • Hospital Card
  • Immigration Papers
  • Union Membership Card
  • Private Industry Employee Identification Cards

IMPORTANT

  • 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.