Should you need fingerprints taken, call (360) 778-8803 to schedule an appointment.

Services available only to Bellingham residents, with some limited exceptions:

​​The Bellingham Police Department provides fingerprinting services for most purposes, except immigration. Fingerprint services will only be provided for persons who reside within the city limits of Bellingham and can provide proof of their residence with government-issued identification.

Residency exceptions will be made for clients who require fingerprints as an applicant or employee for the Bellingham School District or as an applicant for a City of Bellingham business license or regulatory license.

Hours for fingerprinting appointments:

  • ​Tuesday’s from 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
  • Thursday’s from 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM
  • No services available on any holiday


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