Illinois Concealed Carry License

Concealed Carry Applicants


Accurate Biometrics offers fingerprinting services for applicants applying for their concealed carry license for $59. We can capture your prints using livescan technology at any of our fingerprint sites and will provide onsite fingerprint services for groups of 20 or more, saving the applicant travel time and expense. The following link will assist you in finding a convenient fingerprint site. CLICK HERE.

Be sure to retain the fingerprint receipt you receive from the fingerprint technician. It will contain the Transaction Control Number (TCN) that is needed when you complete the ISP online concealed carry application.

Here are the simple steps to complete the fingerprint requirement.

  1. Bring a government–issued photo ID to an Accurate Biometrics Fingerprint location. No appointment is necessary. Click here to find a location near you.
  2. Bring the fee of $59.00. Acceptable forms of payment include all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) and company check. No personal checks or cash are accepted.
    Click to view payment terms.
  3. Accurate Biometrics will capture your fingerprints and transmit the fingerprint record, by the next day to the Illinois State Police. A fingerprint services receipt noting the required Transaction Control Number (TCN) will be provided to the applicant at the completion of the fingerprint capture process.
  4. The Illinois State Police will process the fingerprint record and report its response to the ISP Firearm Services Bureau

Fingerprints for Arizona & Utah Concealed Carry Permits

Accurate Biometrics also conveniently offers fingerprint capture for Arizona & Utah concealed carry permits. We can provide you with completed fingerprint cards to submit with your application to those states. Arizona requires 2 fingerprint cards and Utah requires 1 fingerprint card. Each fingerprint card costs $15

Having an Arizona & Utah concealed carry permit will give you reciprocity in 30 other states. Click here for a complete listing of states with reciprocity. To view complete permit requirements for each state, please visit the following links:

* Note: The state of Florida requires law enforcement to take fingerprints for their concealed carry permits.

Why choose Accurate Biometrics to take your fingerprints for Concealed Carry applications?

  • We will transmit your fingerprints to ISP by the next day
  • We have convenient locations across the state
  • Illinois largest and most trusted fingerprint service
  • Over 13 years of livescan fingerprinting experience
  • Dedicated back office staff to serve applicants regarding all aspects of the fingerprint process
  • Data and technology standards compliant with FBI Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS)
  • Receive application result 30 days quicker than if you do not submit to fingerprints – this is specified in the state statute. If you submit fingerprints, ISP is required to process your application within 90 days of application receipt. If you do not submit fingerprints, ISP is afforded an additional 30 days to process your application.
Concealed Carry Instructors

Accurate Biometrics is approved to fingerprint for Concealed Carry Firearm Instructor Applicants. Please visit any one of our locations today to fulfill your fingerprint requirement.

The fingerprint fee for instructors is $59.00. This fee includes all ISP and FBI processing fees. Take advantage of this convenient process and complete your fingerprint requirement today. Here are the simple steps to complete the fingerprint requirement.

  1. Print and complete the Fee Applicant Form
  2. Bring this complete form and a government–issued photo ID to an Accurate Biometrics Fingerprint location. No appointment is necessary.
    Click to Find a Location Near You.
  3. Bring the fee of $59.00. Acceptable forms of payment include all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover) and company check. No personal checks or cash are accepted.
    Click to view payment terms.
  4. Accurate Biometrics will capture your fingerprints and transmit the fingerprint record, by the next day to the Illinois State Police. A fingerprint services receipt noting the required Transaction Control Number (TCN) will be provided to the applicant at the completion of the fingerprint capture process.
  5. The Illinois State Police will process the fingerprint record and report its response to the ISP Firearm Services Bureau.
Partnership Opportunities for Instructors & Firearm Ranges

As you prepare to teach concealed carry classes to the citizens of Illinois, why not partner with Accurate Biometrics? Our partnership will provide the fingerprint capture and transmission service to those applicants who choose the expedited applicant process with fingerprinting.

Contact us today to learn how you can partner with Accurate Biometrics as the Concealed Carry Applicant fingerprint program is implemented. There are several this process will benefit you and your applicants.

Call our Account Manager, Julie Mester
773-685-5692 or jmester@accuratebiometrics.com

VP of Business Development, Marikay Hegarty
773-685-5693 or mhegarty@accuratebiometrics.com

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