Fingerprint and PERC Services
We offer Live Scan Fingerprinting and PERC processing during the following times:
Monday 9am to 5pm
Tuesday 8am to 6pm
Wednesday 9am to 5pm
Thursday 8am to 6pm
Friday 9am to 5pm
No appointments are necessary. Please bring a valid state ID, driver's license, passport, FOID card, or military ID. Our fee for fingerprinting services is $70. We accept cash only.
-PERC applicants can click here to check the status of your fingerprints https://www.idfpr.com/DPR/AppServices/Fingerprint/default.asp
We are licensed to perform Illinois Fee Applicant fingerprints for the following:
Adam Walsh Act
Affordable Care Act for Navigators or In-Person Counselors
Cannabis Cultivation and Dispensing
Carnival & Amusement Rides Safety Act
Chicago Park District
Commercial Transportation Vehicle Re-locator
Concealed Carry Weapon and Instructors
Drivers Training Instructor
Licensed Practical Nurses
Live Scan Fingerprint Vendor
Medicare Medicaid Vendor
Mental Health Applicant
PERC (Permanent Employee Registration Card)
Private Alarm Contractor
Private Security Contractor
Public Adjuster Licensee
Pyrotechnic Distributor Act
Recovery Permit Licensee
Registered Professional Nurses
Secretary of State Employees
Vehicle Dealer Services
Less common types of fingerprinting services we provide and their fees are below:
UCIA (Uniform Conviction Information Act) - $50
ISP only prints (usually for Early Intervention Services) - $35
We CANNOT provide fingerprints for the list below:
Chicago Board of Education
Child Care License
Health Care Worker Background Check
Illinois Gaming Riverboats/Gambling License
Unlicensed Day Care
Video Gaming Licensee
For the above fingerprints, get alternate location from the originator.
Please note that we only offer digital Livescan fingerprinting. We do not offer ink fingerprinting at this time.
If you are unable to find your specific need for fingerprints on the above list, or if you need special accommodations please call our office for assistance.
The PERC application consists of two parts: fingerprinting and submitting the application. You may complete this whole process through our office. We offer Livescan Fingerprinting and PERC processing Monday thru Friday, 8am to 6pm. No appointments are necessary. Please bring a valid state ID, driver’s license, passport, FOID card, or military ID.
The total cost of the PERC through our office is $150 which includes $70 for the Livescan fingerprinting and $80 for processing and submitting the PERC application. We accept cash only.
If you are looking to work as soon as possible, we recommend that you apply for your license immediately. The application process takes about 45 minutes to 1 hour. It then takes the IDFPR approximately 2-3 weeks for your license to become active. Once your fingerprints show a status of “Eligible” you may complete an application and then meet with one of our hiring managers for an interview.