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Fingerprinting Service

Please read the following statement regarding the Covid 19 Pandemic:

To maintain the safety of staff and visitors we will be temporarily suspending this service from 5th November 2020 for the duration of the lockdown.  Any changes to this service will be update on this webpage.

If you require fingerprints to support an application for employment and you are resident in Norfolk or Suffolk or the post you are applying for is based in Norfolk or Suffolk then please contact the Fingerprint Bureau on 01953 424256 to arrange an appointment. Currently limited appointments are available on Monday and Tuesdays only from 7th September 2020.

The Fingerprint Bureau offers the facility of taking fingerprints of anyone who requires them for overseas clearance, or for foreign passport renewal.

You are required to bring photographic identification with you in order to use the service - photocopies will not be accepted.

You can bring either:

  • a current passport or;
  • a photo-card driving licence

How much does it cost?

The fees for this service are set nationally.
The final cost will be provided once you have made an appointment.
The fee can be paid in cash only and must be the exact amount.
Please note the  fee will be levied whether a full set of fingerprints or a single print is required.

How do I book an appointment?

To book an appointment, please contact the Fingerprint Bureau on 01953 424256, Monday to Friday between 9.00am and 4.00pm.

The fingerprinting service is only undertaken at the bureau based at:

Norfolk Constabulary
Operations & Communications Centre (OCC)
Falconers Chase, Wymondham,
Norfolk, NR18 0WW
Tel: 01953 424256