Fingerprinting & Background Checks

EFFECTIVE TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2020
Fingerprint services are available for ST. LUCIE COUNTY RESIDENTS for the following purposes (see the link to make your appointment below):

  • Concealed Weapons Permit Application
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Legal Name Change
  • Guardianship
  • Process Server
  • Seals & Expungements
  • Florida Highway Patrol Employment
  • 19th Judicial Circuit Employment
Temperature checks will be taken prior to entering the facility.  Masks are required.
Appointments canceled within 24 hours or no-shows will be charged.

Fingerprints for any other reason or for non-St. Lucie County residents, please visit - https://www.identogo.com/services/live-scan-fingerprinting
 to find a fingerprint location near you.


Background checks (adult only) may be requested online by clicking HERE.
Background check reports will be mailed to you within 3-5 business days.

Booking photos may be requested online by clicking HERE.
Booking photos will be mailed to you within 3-5 business days.


The following services are provided at the Sheriff's Office Administration building.

Please Note: This service is not available between Noon and 2 p.m.
What Cost Days Time
St. Lucie County Backgrounds (adults only)
$10.00 Tuesday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Fingerprints see below Tuesday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Fingerprint Appointments

Schedule an appointment online.

Livescan Fingerprinting Provided

Reason Agency Credit Cash Online
Application Guardian Ad Litem $5.13 $5.00
$6.00
Concealed Carry Permit Florida Department of Agriculture $5.13 $5.00 $6.00
Legal Name Change Clerk of Courts (must bring card from Clerk) $20.50 $20.00 $21.00
Guardianship Clerk of Courts $20.50 $20.00 $21.00
Process Server N/A $20.50 $20.00 $21.00
Seals and Expungements Clerk of Courts (must bring form from Clerk) $20.50 $20.00 $21.00
Firearm Denial Florida Department of Agriculture (must bring form) $20.50 $20.00 $21.00
Employment St. Lucie County Sheriff's Office n/c n/c n/c
Employment St. Lucie County Board of County Commissioners n/c n/c n/c
Employment Sebastian Police Department n/c n/c n/c
Employment Vero Beach Police Department n/c n/c n/c
Employment Florida Highway Patrol n/c n/c n/c
Employment Seminole Tribe Police Department n/c n/c n/c
Employment Indian River County Sheriff's Office n/c
n/c n/c
Employment Port St. Lucie Police Department n/c n/c n/c
Employment 19th Judicial Circuit n/c n/c n/c
Employment Florida Department of Corrections n/c n/c n/c
Employment Department of Juvenile Justice n/c n/c n/c
Employment Internal Revenue Service (IRS) n/c n/c n/c
Employment U.S. Postal Service n/c n/c n/c

Questions

If you have any questions about these services, please contact the Records Unit at 772-462-3299.