Fingerprints

Service Notice Regarding COVID19

COVID-19 precautionary measures are provided in-office. We ask that clients wear a face covering to their appointment, arrive no earlier than 5 minutes, and do not bring guests along. Thank you kindly for your understanding.

Commissionaires Victoria, the Islands and Yukon is accredited by the RCMP to process fingerprints to the Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC) for criminal record checks.

Our Victoria location provides services from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, book an appointment online and our Nanaimo location provides fingerprinting services 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Monday through to Friday please call 250-754-1042 to schedule an appointment.

Cost inclusive of GST

  • Criminal Record Check (CPIC) $63.00

  • Ink & Roll Fingerprinting $63.00 (Additional sets $10.00 each)

  • Volunteer Request Fingerprints $25.00

  • Scan to digital service $250.00

  • Method of Payment: Cash, VISA, Mastercard or Debit

2 locations to serve you

Victoria (Head Office), 928 Cloverdale Avenue, Victoria, B.C.,Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. except for statutory holidays.
Free parking is available.

Appointments are necessary, book an appointment online.
Please call for more information, 778-405-1057

For customers outside the Greater Victoria Region, and Central and Northern Vancouver Island, please call us toll-free at 877-322-6777.

Nanaimo Detachment, 11 Port Way, Nanaimo, B.C., 250-754-1042
Wednesday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. except for statutory holidays. Appointments are necessary.
  

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Digital fingerprints for offshore applicants

The RCMP will only accept electronic fingerprint submissions for civil purposes. CVIY can now scan your ink and roll fingerprints and create an electronic file which we can submit to the RCMP for processing. This reduces the processing time for a “no record found” search from up to six months to as little as seven to ten business days with results being mailed to the applicant anywhere in the world in as little as a week.

This service benefits clients needing an RCMP certified background check that live in an area that does not have digital fingerprinting services as well as clients currently living outside Canada.

There are comprehensive and easy to follow instructions available, particularly for offshore clients.

For further questions, please email us.

What to bring:

2 pieces of identification, both government-issued and 1 must include a photo and specimen signature.

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