NOTE: We are not a private LiveScan vendor. Please check with the agency requesting your prints or your employer prior to arrival as to if the Lake County Sheriff's Office is eligible to fingerprint you. In addition, please be sure to have all necessary paperwork including (but not limited to) the O.R.I. account number if doing livescan. The LCSO Fingerprinting Department is not an approved Clearinghouse for ACHA, DCF, VECHS, or any public schools. If you need to be fingerprinted for Probation, you will need to call the Probation Office at (352) 742-6565 for direction

The Lake County Sheriff's Office offers fingerprinting services for the public at our main office located at 317 W. Main Street in Tavares, FL. For Lake county residents only.
You must provide a valid Florida issued id card or driver's license with a photo and signature. Your current Lake county address must be on your id. Any questions, please call 352-343-9885.

Main Office:
317 W. Main Street
Tavares, FL 32778
Monday through Friday (except holidays)
Please book your appointment using the link above.

Fingerprint services are FREE to residents of Lake County. Your identification must reflect a Lake County address. Any State Fee will still apply.
For ink prints, up to 3 cards are FREE, additional cards are $20 each. CASH only is accepted.

Electronic fingerprint submissions are available. For this process, you must be able to make an online payment via CWCS system for the State's fingerprint fees. We do not accept payments for the State of Florida.