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Arizona Department of Public Safety

Applicant Processing Services

Process Overview


1. Online Registration

Applicants are responsible for their own registration. Information incorrectly entered during registration and submitted during fingerprinting cannot be corrected and is the responsibility of the applicants. Changes to incorrect registration data may be corrected online or by telephone prior to fingerprint submission.

2. Out of State Applicants/Paper Fingerprint Cards

Out of State applicants may submit a completed fingerprint card and a money order or cashier's check to Gemalto Cogent. Applicants must register online prior to mailing in fingerprint cards and must include their Registration ID. Submit fingerprint cards to:

Gemalto Cogent, Inc. Arizona DPS Fingerprinting
APS Department #165
2964 Bradley St
Pasadena, CA 91107


1. Applicants may pay online during registration using a credit/debit card.

2. No cash, credit card or business checks are accepted at the fingerprint locations.

3. Applicants may pay at the fingerprint site with money order or cashier's check - Payment must be made out to Gemalto Cogent.


Be sure to bring valid identification with you to the fingerprint location. See What to Bring at https://www.aps.gemalto.com/az/WhatIDToBring.htm