Acceptable Forms of Identification

Applicants must provide one (1) item from the Primary list or two (2) items from the Secondary list.


Primary Identification: Provide one (1) item from this list for proof of identification


  • Current US, Mexican or Canadian driver's license or state photo ID card or expired photo driver's license which is not more than five years old from the expiration date
  • Current US Passport
  • Current Foreign Country Passport
  • Valid Resident Alien Card/Permanent Resident Card (INS Form I-551)
  • Certificate of US Citizenship (N-560 or N-561)
  • Certificate of US Naturalization (N550, N-570, or N-578)
  • Employment Authorization Document (INS Form I-688 or I-766)
  • Photo employment ID card issued by a US Government agency prison ID cards are not acceptable
  • Current Welfare/Social Services photo ID card


Secondary Identification: Provide two (2) items from this list for proof of identification


  • Non-photo driver's license
  • US Department of State Non-Immigrant Visa
  • Court document in applicant's name - must contain full name, date of birth (DOB), court seal (examples: Marriage certificate, Divorce decree, Legal name change)
  • Current weapons or gun permit with photo
  • Current school photo ID card
  • Medicare/Medicaid card
  • Copy of utility bill in applicant's name
  • Voter Registration card
  • Current employment badge/photo ID
  • W-2 form
  • Selective Service Registration (Draft card)
  • Birth certificate
  • Matricula Consular Card
  • Mortgage coupons or notarized lease in applicant's name
  • Bank statement in applicant's name
  • Credit card in applicant's name