If you live in the UK and need your fingerprints taken for things like visa applications, police clearance or good conduct certificates from abroad, you can do this by visiting the regional fingerprint bureaux in Bristol or Devon.

Visit the force websites to find out about opening times, how to make an appointment, the documents you will need to bring with you and the charges for these services.

Bristol Bureau

Avon and Somerset Police HQ
Valley Road
Portishead
Bristol
BS20 8QJ 

(For Satnav use: BS20 8JJ)

Avon and Somerset Police website 


Exeter Bureau

Devon & Cornwall Police Headquarters
Middlemoor
Exeter
Devon
EX2 7HQ


Devon and Cornwall Police website 

 

Other Forces offering a fingerprinting service include:

Gloucestershire Constabulary Fingerprint Services

Sussex Police Fingerprint Service