Identification Requirements

All requests require proper identification, proof of relationship or direct interest, or proof of legal interest to the person named on the record. Requests sent without proper identification or documentation will be returned without being processed.

Identification requirements may be fulfilled by submitting one valid Primary Document or two valid Secondary Documents. All documents must be current and valid; expired documents are not acceptable.

Accepted Primary Documents (One Form of Identification):

  • Government Issued Driver’s License / State ID – address listed must match shipping address
  • Military ID
  • Passport
  • Department of Correction ID – issued within past 6 months
  • School ID – must be currently enrolled
  • Work ID – must be currently employed
  • Veterans ID
  • Green Mexico Consular ID

Accepted Secondary Documents (Two Forms of Identification):

  • Verification of Employment on letter head – including date of employment, employee’s address, and manager’s name and signature
  • Voter Registration – with signature
  • Current Vehicle Registration – with signature (not Title of Ownership)
  • Previous Year’s Tax Return (1040) – with signature and social security number
  • Probation Documents or Statement from Probation Officer on letter head – including person’s name and date of birth
  • Signed Mortgage or Home Rental Agreement
  • Signed Social Security Card
  • Military Discharge (DD-214)
  • Gun Permit with Signature – Indiana ONLY
  • Professional License – Indiana ONLY

Amish Documentation Requirements (Two Forms of Identification):

  • Non-Photo ID
  • Baptismal Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • School Records

Check the Identification Requirements list to determine your eligibility as well as the proper identification and relationship document needed.