What type of identification is required for notarization?:
ID must be current or, if expired, have been issued within the last 5 years; it must contain the signer's photograph, personal description, and signature; and a serial or other identifying number (Civil Code, Section 1185).
Each signer must present at least one of the forms of ID listed below:
Driver's License or Identification card issued by a U.S. State.
U.S. Passport (physical description not required).
U.S. Military Identification Card containing all required elements stated above (the Common Access Card, CAC, is not acceptable).
Driver's License issued in Mexico or Canada.
Foreign passport or consular identification card
Inmate ID Issued by the California Department of Corrections; if the inmate is in custody of a California Prison.
Examples of unacceptable forms of Identification include:
Gym Membership Card
Social Security Cards
Temporary Driver's Licenses
Driver's Licenses without a photograph
"FBI-approved Channelers receive the fingerprint submission and relevant data, collect the associated fee(s), electronically forward the fingerprint submission with the necessary information to the CJIS Division for a National Identity History Summary check, and receive the electronic summary check result for dissemination to the individual. An FBI-approved Channeler simply helps expedite the delivery of Identity History Summary information on behalf of the FBI."
What you need to know:
What you need to do:
What you need to bring:
Reliant Notary Services provides the standard fingerprint card (FD-258) necessary for inked fingerprints
What to bring:
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Photo requirements from the US Passports and International travel indicate the following:
Taken in clothing that you normally wear on a daily basis:
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Live Scan services are not available for individuals needing live scan fingerprinting for other states, nor can individuals be fingerprinted via live scan for California if they are out of the state.
What you need to bring:
The DOJ requires that certified live scan operators accept only- current, valid, and unexpired picture identification documents as a primary valid identification.
Acceptable primary forms of photo identification include any of the following:
However, in the absence of a primary form of identification, a certified fingerprint roller may use one or moreof the following as secondary forms of ID, but only with two of the supplemental documents noted below:
Please note: When validating the authenticity of secondary identification documents and forms, the data and information need to be supported by at least two of the following supplemental documents:
Click on Link for additional Government fees: Applicant Fingerprint Processing Fees, PDF
Information on, valid identification obtained from: the California Department of Justice Fingerprint Rolling Certification Reference Handbook