Primary Documents

Gemalto Cogent requires current, valid and unexpired picture identification documents. As a primary form of picture identification, a state-issued drivers license may be presented by an applicant when being fingerprinted.


For those applicants without a drivers license, a state identification card may be presented if the states identification card standards are the same as for the drivers license.


However, in the absence of a new drivers license applicants may provide one or more Secondary Documents including:


  • State Government Issued Certificate of Birth
  • US Active Duty/Retiree/Reservist Military ID Card (000 10-2)
  • Passport
  • Social Security Card
  • Certificate of Citizenship (N560)
  • Certificate of Naturalization (N550)
  • INS I-551 Resident Alien Card Issued since 1997
  • INS 1-688 Temporary Resident Identification Card
  • INS I-688B, I-766 Employment Authorization Card


Secondary Documentation must be supported by at least two of the following:


  • Utility Bill (Address)
  • Voter Registration Card
  • Vehicle Registration Card/Title
  • Paycheck Stub with Name/Address
  • Cancelled Check or Bank Statement