We’ve got you covered!
Red Seal Notary is now accredited for card scan services allowing us to digitize your ink fingerprints from your local police overseas and then submit them to the RCMP electronically. Our fees for this service are $140 plus tax ($158.20 CAD).
So if you need to get RCMP fingerprints but you aren’t going to be in Canada anytime soon, just contact Red Seal Notary.
First – moisturize, believe it or not. Make sure the skin on your fingers is as healthy as possible when you go get your fingerprints taken. Take care of your skin for a couple days moisturizing often and avoid harsh cleansers. This will maximize print quality making it more likely your fingerprints can be processed by the RCMP. Dry skin is the most common cause of bad prints.
As a general overview you will need:
Although for the FBI, and a sizable file should you choose to download, the linked poster below has some relevant helpful tips as well:
FBI tips for proper fingerprinting