Certain organisations, both in the UK and abroad, may ask you to provide your fingerprints for security purposes.

Find out which organisations and in which circumstances we can help.

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

We're only accepting new appointment requests if there's a significant implication if you can't have your fingerprints taken. If you can wait to use this service, please do so. If you have a confirmed appointment this will be going ahead unless we tell you otherwise.

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I need to provide my fingerprints but I am not living in the UK

Thank you. We can only provide fingerprinting services to people living in the UK.

Please contact your embassy or the relevant authority in your country.