Pursuant to Texas Occupations Code Chapter 1702, DPS must conduct a fingerprint based FBI Criminal History background check for new and renewal Private Security Registration applications.
Private Security applicants are required to submit fingerprints to DPS as part of a substantially complete application per administrative rule §35.21. Fingerprints must be submitted electronically with IdentoGo, unless the applicant qualifies for the Alternative Fingerprint Process.
NOTE* If there are no electronic fingerprinting appointments available within three business days, you may submit a complaint to DPS at Fingerprint Applicant Services of Texas (FAST).
*Training certificates and supporting documents (if required) should be submitted via Contact Us.