fingerprint appointments open to the public
Fingerprints - Civil Purposes
By Appointment Only
IMPORTANT OPERATIONAL UPDATE - SEPTEMBER 1, 2023
At this time fingerprint appointments are only being accepted for “Vulnerable Sector Screening” (part of BPS Criminal Record Check). Please email email@example.com to schedule an appointment. Please include name and contact information.
If required, one can contact the Forensic Identification Unit at 613-966-0882 Ext. 3055 to speak with an Officer. Please be aware that there is no voicemail for this extension and Officers are not always in the office. Thus, email will be the best form of communication.
If you require fingerprints for other civil purposes (Citizenship, Record Suspension, Visas/Waivers etc.) the “Commissionaires” also provide digital fingerprint services.
DIGITAL Fingerprints - Citizenship, Employment, Adoption, Volunteer, Immigration, Visas/Waivers, Record Suspension Application (Pardon), Other Civil Purposes.
Fees may be paid in exact change by cash, Interac/Debit, Visa or MasterCard.
- $55 ($25 RCMP fee included) Belleville Resident
- $75 ($25 RCMP fee included) Non-Belleville Resident
- Fingerprints for Vulnerable Sector Screening - Belleville Residents Only
- N/C - Volunteer
- $25 - Employment
(ONLY if fingerprints are sent out of the country, foreign passport, FBI Form, etc.)
$30 Belleville Resident
$50 Non-Belleville Resident
Additional Ink Rolled Fingerprints - $10 / each additional set of prints required
Mandatory fingerprinting - Criminal
If you have been charged with a criminal offence and released with a fingerprinting date, your release documents will have the time and date you must attend fingerprinting.
Request for Fingerprint/Photograph Destruction:
You may request to have your fingerprints/photographs destroyed that were taken by the BPS if your request meets the Fingerprint/Photograph Destruction Policy criteria and is approved by the RCMP.
Stayed Charges - At least one (1) year has elapsed from the date the stay was imposed (applies to judicial and prosecutorial stays) - $38 fee
Conditional Discharge - After three (3) years from the date of completion of sentence - $38 fee
Absolute Discharge - After one (1) year from the date of the disposition.
Acquittal - Other than by reason of a verdict of not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder, applications for destruction will be accepted after four (4) months from the disposition date’s expiry.
Withdrawn or Dismissed - Other than by acquittal - thirty (30) days (appeal period) from disposition date.
Withdrawn - Peace Bond - Upon expiry of the bond, normally one (1) year from disposition.
Withdrawn - Diversion - After two (2) years from the date of diversion.
Click here for the Fingerprint/Photograph Destruction form.
As of February 1st, 2017 the Belleville Police Service will no longer accept requests from outside agencies on behalf of clients for Fingerprint/Photograph Destruction. The person must now attend the front counter of the Belleville Police Service with two (2) pieces of valid identification (i.e. Driver’s Licence, Birth Certificate or Passport) to make such a request. At least one piece of identification must contain your photo and date of birth. A form will be presented to you to be filled out at this time OR you may print it out yourself from our website and bring it with you along with your identification for verification.
A status letter will be sent within two (2) months of the application.
Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.