The Sheriff and his staff are required to follow strict federal guidelines when performing necessary procedures for fingerprinting. During the application process, you will be asked to schedule an appointment. Please note that you will be asked to pay now to reserve your appointment.
The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office fingerprints Cabarrus County Residents Only with the correct information on your valid NCID/NCOL.
Please make sure you are on time for your appointment. Please bring Valid NC issued Photo ID to your appointment. If you are late you will have to reschedule. Thank you.
** THIS IS NOT FOR NC Concealed Permits. Please see Concealed Application Page.
If you are obtaining fingerprints that require electronic submission to the SBI, please make sure you receive the Electronic Submission form from the agency requesting that you be fingerprinted. If you do not have these forms we cannot fingerprint you.
The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office offers this online service as a convenience to the community. In addition to the fingerprint fee of $10, the system will charge a per transaction fee for the convenience of applying and paying for your fingerprints online. The convenience fee is not collected by the Sheriff. This fee is paid to the company that provides this order, payment and processing system to the public. You do have the option of applying and paying via cash in person at the Sheriff’s office. By doing so, you will not be charged the convenience fee.
Click the Let's Get Started button to begin your fingerprint application. You will be asked for information that will need to be included on the fingerprint card. The cost to get fingerprinted is $10.00 for two cards and you can pay that online as part of this process. You will also be able to choose an appointment with the Sheriff's Office for your fingerprinting session.
Cabarrus County Sheriff's Office
30 Corban Ave. SE
Concord NC 28026-0525
Phone: (855) 642-2453
Please allow 15-20 minutes to complete your Fingerprinting Appointment. If you are not prepared with the correct paperwork or late for your appointment you will be rescheduled. Please read all the information below before beginning this process.