We offer a fingerprinting service for those who live in the UK and need their fingerprints taken for various purposes such as Visa application, Police Clearance or Good Conduct certificate from abroad.
Payment can be made by cash only and a receipt will be given.
You need to bring photo identification with you in order to use the service (photocopies will not be accepted). You can bring either:
Fingerprints are taken by appointment only. To book fill in the Make a Fingerprint Appointment Request Online form.
The fingerprint service is based at:Avon and Somerset Police HQ
Appointment times: 07:30 to 16:00, Tuesday to Friday.
For security reasons, bags other than handbags are not permitted to be carried on site.
Appointments can also be made at Exeter Police HQ by telephoning 01392 226662 between 10:30 and 16:00, Monday to Friday.
We normally provide the fingerprint forms, but several countries such as USA, Canada and Japan require their own specific fingerprint forms, or several numbers of forms, please bring them all with you.
If you need us to certify any documents in connection with this request, please bring with you photocopies and originals.