Security Licensing | Fingerprint Pricing

Fingerprint Services

PLEASE NOTE: Fingerprint clients will be asked to do a COVID-19 Pre Screening online (click here) before the appointment, along with wearing a mask and using hand sanitizer at time of appointment. Contactless payment is preferred. 

Contact Sting to get your ink and roll fingerprints taken at our head office in New Westminster, or in Victoria and surrounding areas, through our Vancouver Island mobile services - by appointment only

Sting Investigations, Inc is RCMP Canadian Criminal Real Time Identification Services (CCRTIS) accredited fingerprint agency of Pacific Fingerprint Services, Inc. and have been providing fingerprint services in New Westminster/ Lower Mainland and Victoria/Van. Island since 2011. 

You can book your fingerprint appointment online, by telephone, or by email.

Your ink and roll fingerprints can be provided to you or scanned electronically (CardScan) to the RCMP criminal record check database.


Criminal record checks can be requested for the following reasons:

  • Canadian Citizenship
  • Permanent Residency (PR CARD)
  • Ink and Roll sets for foreign fingerprint submissions (passport application etc.)
  • Immigration (outside Canada)
  • Federal Government Security Clearances (Reliability Checks)
  • Employment (Private Sector)
  • Privacy Act Requests
  • Legal Name Change 
  • Security Guard Licensing
  • Criminal Record Suspension (Pardon Applications)
  • Vulnerable Sector Check
  • FBI Card - FD-258
  • US Waivers
  • Other


  1. Call 1-877-717-8464 or email us at to book your appointment now!
  2. Confirm your appointment and complete the online COVID-19 screening survey 24 hours before your appointment.
  3. Bring required documents with you to your appointment.
  4. Bring two (2) pieces of valid Government issued ID. One of them MUST have a photo. (Acceptable ID is listed below). You must have valid ID or we cannot submit your fingerprints.
  5. Be at your appointment on time and we will take it from there!

ACCEPTABLE VALID GOV'T ISSUED ID (x2 PIECES - 1st piece must have photo):

  • Driver’s Licence
  • BCID (or any provincial ID)
  • Canadian Passport
  • BC Health Services Card (only counts as one if it is combined with your license)
  • Permanent Residence Card
  • Canadian Citizenship Certificate
  • Birth Certificate
  • Status Card
  • Firearms Licence
  • Work or Study Permit
  • Outside Canada Gov't issued ID accepted as long as valid





STING HQ - Our New West Office is located in beautiful downtown New Westminster, BC at 6th Street and Columbia Street. Parking is available close by and walking distance from transit. Our secure heritage building has elevator and convenient easy access from street. We are by appointment only and you can book your fingerprint appointment with us by calling our toll-free 1-877-717-8464 or by email at We have been proudly serving New Westminster, Lower Mainland, Greater Vancouver and Whistler area for the last decade! Mobile services are available for groups only. We look forward to hearing from you!



STING offers mobile fingerprint services in Victoria BC and surrounding areas on Vancouver Island. We can come to you! We now offer mobile fingerprint services to individuals and group sets in the Greater Victoria and surrounding areas. Our services are a cost effective and extremely convenient alternative to using police agencies for your criminal background checks. Group discount rates are available. Keeping both our agents and our clients safe is of our upmost priority.  Call Sting at 1-877-717-8464 to set-up your appointment now!



How do you call it “digital” fingerprints when you ink and roll?

  • CardScan® - the inked fingerprints taken are submitted digitally to the RCMP and they receive immediately for processing.​​​​​

Do I need an appointment?

  • Yes please! By appointment only - Phone our toll-free line 1-877-717-8464 phones directed to an agent, or by email at ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​How long does an appointment take?

  • Depending on the number of sets and paperwork required, it usually takes about 15-20 minutes.

How long until I get my CRC police certificate?

  • If there is no record present, you should receive in 7-10 business days approximately via regular mail to the address that was provided. If there is a record present, expect a longer processing time of 3-6 months. Neither STING nor Pacific Fingerprint Services have any say in how fast the RCMP processing time is. ​​​​​​

How can I pay?

  • We use contactless payment methods - We email or text you a link to pay by Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard. We also accept etransfers. Ask our agents about cash payments if required. 

Do our agents follow Covid-19 Safety Protocol?

  • Absolutely! We use PPE - Personal Protective Equipment and sanitize our equipment. Our agents use the upmost care to ensure our client's safety. Our agents follow the safety guidelines provided by provincial health authorities and keep up to date.

Are we experienced?

  • Yes! We have been providing fingerprint services for about 10 years! Please feel free to ask us any questions and we will be happy to replyl

Are we accredited? 

  • Yes! We are a fingerprint agent of - PACIFIC FINGERPRINT SERVICES, INC., CCRTIS Accredited since 2012, ORI BC80227


We look forward to serving you and thank you for visiting our page!

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