We can take your fingerprints for the following reasons:
applying for visas for emigration, temporary stays or work permits in non-EU countries
applying for overseas clearance to be employed in certain jobs in the UK
renewing of passports, for South Africa and other states requiring fingerprints
One set of fingerprints: £85.50
Each additional set/thumb print only: £42.90.
Prices include VAT.
Payment is by cash only and must be the correct change (no cash machines available on site).
What to bring with you
Please bring with you two forms of ID that must include:
a valid passport or full photo driving licence
proof of address - eg recent bank statement or council tax bill (dated within 3 months)
Fingerprints needed for the US must be taken on a specific form available on the FBI’s website. This form will need to be downloaded, printed and brought to the appointment.
For South African passport renewal, the form supplied by the South African embassy must be brought to the appointment.
How to make an appointment
To make an appointment please email us at one of the locations below, ensuring you include your full name, telephone number and the reason the fingerprints are required (including the country). Once we receive your request a member of the team will call you back within 7-10 days to offer an appointment.
Fingerprints can be taken at the following locations:
Cumbria Constabulary Divisional Headquarters Andrews Way Barrow-in-Furness LA14 2UE