Fingerprint Services We Offer

Accurate Biometrics provides fingerprinting services for a variety of fingerprint reasons on a national, state, and local basis.

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Nationwide Fingerprinting Services Listed Below

Note: If you are sending in a fingerprint card, we also request you include your email and phone number in case we need to reach you regarding your fingerprints.

Illinois (Statewide) Fingerprinting Services Listed Below

Note: If you are an Out Of State applicant and sending in a fingerprint card,you will need to send in an Identity Verification Certifying Statement as required by the Illinois State Police with your completed fingerprint cards. Please download here.

If you are sending in a fingerprint card, we also request you include your email and phone number in case we need to reach you regarding your fingerprints.

Fingerprint Process

  1. You must contact the Blasting and Explosives Division of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources for a class schedule before submitting your fingerprints for this license.
  2. Fill out Form: After you have attended the appropriate class, the fingerprinting form can be found on the internet at: http://www.dnr.illinois.gov/mines/EAD/Documents/ORI.pdf
  3. Complete the form with your personal information.
  4. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  5. What to Bring: Bring the completed Authorization Form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment*.
  6. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  7. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Office of Mines and Minerals, Blasting and Explosives Division.
*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is $62.00. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.* Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprinting Authorization Form from your school. Complete the form with your personal information.
    • It must have a valid ORI number for the diocese your school is a part of in Illinois.
    • The form must also have a school code listed identifying your specific school.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport).
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
    • The receipt should be returned to the school office.
  5. Your results will be sent to the requesting diocese.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting will be billed to your specified school/ diocese. There is NO cost to you!

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid DCFS Fingerprint Search Result letter as well as an Authorization Form for fingerprinting from your employer or licensing agent. Complete all of the personal information on the form, then sign and date it.
    • Forms differ based on the purpose of fingerprinting (adoption/ foster care, day care employees, licensed relative, non-licensed provider, etc.) Examples of this form include the 718, 718E, 717H, 718LE, 718 RL, 718C.
    • Be sure to include the DCFS provider number when required or known.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to DCFS.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is paid for by DCFS, there is NO cost to you!

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Complete a fingerprint authorization form by checking Video Gaming License option and entering your demographic information. The form is available for download by clicking here and is also available at all Accurate Biometrics fingerprint locations in Illinois (and can be completed on site).
    • Complete the form with your personal information.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments are necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver’s license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent to the Illinois Gaming Board. At no time will Accurate Biometrics receive the criminal history response.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is $62.00. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*

  • The cost of fingerprinting may also be charged to your organization; charge terms must be set up in advance.

Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Complete a fingerprint authorization form that is available to download by clicking here and is also available at all fingerprint locations and can be completed onsite.
    • Nursing - for RN and LPN
    • PERC Card
    • Humane Euthanasia
    • Vehicle dealer license with the SOS
    • Driver Instructor with SOS
    • Public Insurance Adjuster
    • Pawn Broker
    • Massage Therapists
    • Live Scan Fingerprint Vendor
    • Locksmith
    • Private Alarm Contractor
    • Private Detective
    • Private Security Contractor
  2. If you are an Out Of State applicant and sending in a card, you will need to send in an Identity Verification Certifying Statement as required by the Illinois State Police with your completed fingerprint cards. Please download here
    We also request you include your email and phone number in case we need to reach you regarding your application.
  3. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  4. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  5. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  6. Your results will be sent to the requesting agency. At no time will Accurate Biometrics receive the criminal history response.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting varies by agency. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*

  • The cost of fingerprinting may also be charged to your agency/organization; charge terms must be set up in advance.


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact our Account Management Team at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprinting Authorization Form from the Illinois Department of Public Aid. Complete the form with your personal information.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment*.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. The fingerprint technician will sign and date the form verifying fingerprinting by Accurate Biometrics.
  6. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to the Illinois Department of Public Aid.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is $62. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprinting Authorization Form from your school office. Complete the Authorization Form with your personal information.
    • It must have a valid ORI number for your school.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. The results of the criminal history check will be sent by the Illinois State Police to the school requesting them on the form you presented. At no time will Accurate Biometrics receive the criminal history response.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting will either be paid by you at the time of fingerprinting OR billed to your school. Your school should inform you whether you are responsible for payment at the time of service (price includes ALL collection fees, State fees—if applicable, and any local taxes, if applicable). We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

For complete information regarding the Adam Walsh Act, please click here and for information regarding the National Child Protection Act, please click here.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain the Fingerprint-Based Background Check Authorization Form for the Provider Connections/Early Intervention application you are submitting to Western Illinois University. Complete form with personal information.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed Authorization Form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment*.
  4. The Provider Connections Authorization Form will be returned to you.
  5. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  6. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to Western Illinois University, Provider Connections/Early Intervention Credentialing.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is $38.00. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain the fingerprinting form for the Pyrotechnics Operator or Distributor License from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. Complete the form with your personal information. This form can be found at http://www.sfm.illinois.gov/Portals/0/docs/Commercial/Pyro-Fireworks/PyroDistributorAndOperatorApplicationInstructions.pdf
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed Authorization Form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment*.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent from the Illinois State Police to the State Fire Marshal.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is $62.00. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Complete a fingerprint authorization form that is available to download by clicking here and is also available at all fingerprint locations and can be completed onsite.
  2. If you are an Out Of State applicant and sending in a card, you will need to send in an Identity Verification Certifying Statement as required by the Illinois State Police with your completed fingerprint cards. Please download here
    We also request you include your email and phone number in case we need to reach you regarding your application.
  3. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  4. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  5. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  6. Your results will be sent to the requesting agency. At no time will Accurate Biometrics receive the criminal history response.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting varies by agency. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*

  • The cost of fingerprinting may also be charged to your agency/organization; charge terms must be set up in advance.


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact our Account Management Team at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain an Authorization Form from your Employer.
    • It must have a valid ORI number issued for the bus/charter company or school.
    • Complete the form with your personal information.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to the Secretary of State Safe Ride Program.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting varies by agency. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprinting Authorization Form from your Employer or school.
    • Complete the form with your personal information.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments are necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver’s license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* if required.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. The results of the background check will be sent by the Illinois State Police to the agency/ individual requesting them on the form you presented. At no time will Accurate Biometrics receive the criminal history response.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting varies by agency. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*

  • The cost of fingerprinting may also be charged to your organization; charge terms must be set up in advance.

Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Illinois Law allows any individual to obtain their personal Criminal History Conviction Records on file with the Illinois State Police (ISP) pursuant to a fingerprint submission. The response received will contain all conviction data from the Illinois State Police. An individual may grant permission to send the response to another individual / entity. To better understand UCIA fingerprint submissions, you can visit the following Illinois State Police link.

Here are the simple steps to process your request

  1. Fill Out Form: A fingerprint authorization form is available by clicking here. The form is also available at all Accurate Biometrics fingerprint locations and can be completed onsite.
    • Complete the form with your personal information.
    • Enter the correct Requestor information (name of Requestor and correct mailing address to whom the results are to be mailed by the Illinois State Police).
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver’s license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment*.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent to the person requesting them on the form you presented.
    • If mailed, they will be sent out in a large white envelope from the Illinois State Police.
    • Results should be received within 15 days.

*Price:The cost of fingerprinting is $40.00. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact our Account Management Team at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

Chicago Fingerprinting Services Listed Below

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprint Authorization Form for fingerprinting from the Chicago Park District. Complete all of the personal information on the form, then sign and date it.
    • This form must have the Chicago Park District logo on it.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport).
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to the Chicago Park District in approximately 3 days.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is paid for by the Chicago Park District. There is NO cost to you!

Fingerprint Process

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprint Authorization Form for fingerprinting from Chicago Public Schools. Complete all of the personal information on the form, then sign and date it.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the Chicago Public Schools completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment* If required.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent directly from the Illinois State Police to Chicago Public Schools.

*Price:The cost of fingerprinting varies by purpose. Please contact CPS or call 1-800-361-9944 for more information. We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact our Account Management Team at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.
DEPARTMENT OF BUSINESS AFFAIRS AND CONSUMER PROTECTION (BACP)

Accurate Biometrics is a BACP approved fingerprinting background check agency. We provide fingerprint services to obtain licenses for all public passenger vehicles.

Examples of Public Passenger Vehicle include but are not limited to taxis, cabs, livery vehicles, and horse drawn carriages.

  1. Fill out Form: Complete a fingerprint authorization form that is available to download by clicking here and is also available at all fingerprint locations and can be completed onsite.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent to the Department of Business Affairs and Consumer Protection for the City of Chicago.
  6. For additional information on requirements and how to apply, visit the city of Chicago webpage: http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/bacp/supp_info/public_chauffeurinformation.html

Fingerprint Process:

  1. Fill out Form: Obtain a valid fingerprinting Authorization Form from the Department of Business Affairs and Licensing located in City Hall.
    • This form must be completed by the department personnel.
  2. Find the closest Accurate Biometrics fingerprint location and its hours of operation by clicking here. No appointments necessary at any of our sites!
  3. What to Bring: Bring the completed form, a valid, government issued, picture ID (such as a driver's license, State ID or passport) and approved form of payment*.
  4. You will be given a computer-generated receipt upon completion of the fingerprinting process.
  5. Your results will be sent to the Department of Business Affairs and Licensing for the City of Chicago.

*Price: The cost of fingerprinting is listed on the Authorization Form (price includes ALL collection fees, State fees—if applicable, and any local taxes, if applicable). We do not accept cash or personal checks. All Major credit cards and money orders are accepted. Click here to view complete list of payment terms.*


Special user agreement pricing available. Please contact Account Manager Julie Mester at 773-685-5832 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com to get details on saving money for your agency or organization.

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Accurate Biometrics
500 Park Blvd, Suite 1260
Itasca, IL 60143

P: 1-866-361-9944
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E-Mail: info@accuratebiometrics.com