Livescan or inked fingerprints are acceptable. Livescan is digital capture of fingerprint impressions with a lower rate of rejection from the FBI. Please see below for pertinent information.
Main Processing Location
Department of Safety Building
33 Hazen Dr.
Concord NH 03305
First Floor, Room 124
Hours of Operation: Monday thru Friday 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
By Appointment Only
Call the NH State Police in Concord at (603) 223-3867 and ask to be scheduled for applicant (or licensee) fingerprinting. Arrive 10 minutes prior to your scheduled time. Arrival of more than 10 minutes late will require you to reschedule. Expect the process to take approximately 20 minutes. Please note: a 24 hours notice is required for all cancellations.
Required Documents & Cost:
Fees for appearing at State Police Headquarters in Concord as of October 1, 2016:
$37.00 for Livescan processing
$47.00 for Inked processing
$26.50 for third time submission
Effective November 1, 2016:
You have a 30 day time period to submit your notarized authorization form with fee and track number to the Concord processing center for completion from the day of finger printing.
Digital prints are only kept on file for 30 days, after which they are deleted. Therefore, paperwork submitted after 30 days from the day of fingerprinting, will be considered expired and you will need to repeat the process.
For applicants using other NH or out-of-state Law Enforcement Agencies:
Criminal Records Unit
Division of State Police
NH Department of Safety
33 Hazen Drive
Concord NH 03305
To challenge a FBI criminal record finding, click the below link or copy & paste the link into your browser and follow the instructions on the FBI web site.
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