Electronic Fingerprinting

Book Fingerprinting Appointment Online

Fingerprinting is required for all license applicants and general managers.
If you've been fingerprinted in the past by LRE, you DO NOT have to be fingerprinted again. To confirm and approve, please contact Compliance Manager Joe Cannon at 202-480-4023.


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

Fingerprinting is available Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00am-2:00 p.m. Book appointments via the link listed above. 

Bring your driver’s license or state-issued ID.

Fingerprinting Services are not available on County Holidays when the ABS office is closed.‚Äč

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 ORI number MD930120Z.