Electronic Fingerprinting

In response to the ongoing public health emergency, fingerprinting services have been temporarily suspended.


Fingerprinting is required for all license applicants, license holders, and designated managers.

The Alcohol Beverage Services offers electronic fingerprinting at the Licensure, Regulation and Education office, 201 Edison Park Drive, Gaithersburg, MD 20878.

Fingerprinting is available Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 2:00-4:30 p.m. or by appointment by calling the compliance manager at 240-777-1985.
Bring your driver’s license or state-issued ID.

The $120 fee includes fingerprinting and processing. ABS accepts cash, checks, and credit cards. 

To have electronic fingerprints transferred to the ABS from another provider, use authorization number 9000033556 and CRI number MD930120Z.