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Fingerprinting Services

Civil Fingerprinting Services are currently available for walk-in requests on a first-come, first-serve basis. Appointments are not available. 

The Edmonton Police Service is happy to offer civil fingerprint services for various purposes, including:

  • Immigration
  • Adoption
  • Legal name changes
  • Record suspensions
  • Waiver / visas, foreign travel/immigration to another country and
  • Employment


Business Hours:

***Please give yourself extra time to arrive, as we may need to cut the line if we have more individuals than we can serve. And please note we are closed to the public on  Thursdays***

Monday - Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00AM to 12:00PM and 1:00PM to 4:00PM. Closed to the public on Thursdays.

CLOSED on all weekends and statutory holidays

Office Location:   #108, 14315-118 Avenue (Nexus Business Park)


Special Update: 

Southeast Division will be open for fingerprinting appointments and walk-ins on alternating Thursdays.
Book here for SE Division. 

Find more information here



Biometric Instruction Letters for Service Canada:

If you received a letter from Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) instructing you to attend a Service Canada location for fingerprints and photo (biometrics), we are unable to assist you with these type of fingerprints.

see the Government of Canada website for more details.

Privacy Act Fingerprint Submissions

A change has been made to the name of the Privacy Act civil application. The application has been renamed to Criminal Record Check for Personal Use. Results from the RCMP for submissions made under the “Privacy Act” will use the new name. 

More Information


Contact Us

Email: Fingerprint@edmontonpolice.ca

All emails and phone messages received outside of regular business hours will be returned on the next business day.