• Fingerprinting Procedures

  • Get two fingerprint cards from the Board, a member of the Board or from the agency taking the prints. (Two cards are needed; one for the Nevada background check and the other for the FBI background check)

  • Go to the police or sheriff’s office with fingerprint cards in hand.

  • The applicant fills out the “Reason being fingerprinted” as: NRS 625A.100. Have prints taken.

  • The applicant get prints back from agency and submits them with their application and sends it to the Board.

  • Once the application and fingerprint cards are received by the Board, the account number will be added to the cards before they are sent out. (September 27, 2014)

Important, please read….

Your card cannot be processed without the following fields fully completed by the you – either typed or printed in black ink. 

  1. Signature of Person Fingerprinted
  2. Residence of Person Fingerprinted
  3. Date and Signature (or ID #) of Official Taking Fingerprints
  4. Employer and Address
  5. Reason for Fingerprints as NRS 625A.100.
  6. Last, first and middle name or initial
  7. Aliases (If none, indicate none)
  8. Citizenship
  9. Social Security number
  10. Miscellaneous number as 881193
  11. Sex, Race, Height, Weight, Eye color, Hair color
  12. Date of Birth
  13. Place of Birth
  14. Leave all other fields blank