Commissionnaires is authorized by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to digitize fingerprints and send them directly to the Canadian Criminal Real Time Identification Services for processing. This method reduces the RCMP’s processing time to just 72 hours.

In addition to a state-of-the-art digital fingerprinting service, we also offer a traditional ink-based fingerprinting service and conversion of ink fingerprints to electronic format.

For the Montreal and Quebec office, An appointment is not necessary, you may simply show up to your nearest office between 8:00 to 16:00 from Monday to Friday.

For all other offices, An appointment is NECESSARY.

In Québec, Commissionnaires has six offices to serve you. Please contact the one located in your region if you want to make an appointment:


1001 rue Sherbrooke Est, bureau 700
Montréal, Québec, H2L 1L3

514 273-8578
1 877 322-6777

[email protected]

Québec City

1170 boul. Lebourgneuf, suite 104
Québec, Québec, G1P 2J3

418 681-0609
1 877 322-6777, poste 323

[email protected]


4976 rue Bellefeuille
Trois-Rivières, Québec, G9A 5Y4

819 840-3038
1 844-773-8578

[email protected]


2655 boul. du Royaume, suite 475
Jonquière, Québec, G7S 4S9

418 512-9996
1 844-773-8578

[email protected]

Required identification documents

Applicants must present two pieces of valid, government-issued identification, including one with a picture. The following pieces of identification are accepted:

  • Passport
  • Driver’s licence
  • Birth certificate
  • Canadian citizenship card
  • Permanent resident card
  • Indian status certificate
  • Immigration documents (work or study permit)
  • Military Family Identification Card (MFIC)
  • Record of landing (for citizenship applications)
  • Nexus card

Note: Applicants with a letter or file number are asked to present them.

Fingerprinting and identification mobile services

Commissionnaires offers mobile identification and fingerprinting services everywhere in Canada. Certified agents can go to your workplace to take fingerprints or collect the information needed for record verification requests.

We offer corporate rates. Contact us now for more information.

Additional transportation fees apply for requests located outside the areas serviced.