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Programs & Services /  Fingerprinting Services

Non-criminal

All fingerprints are done at the Amherst Police Department, 500 John James Audubon Pkwy, Amherst, NY 14228 and not at the Amherst Town Hall building.

  • Town of Amherst residents only, please bring ID.
  • There is a $10.00 fee per card charged for all non-criminal fingerprinting. 
  • We only accept check or money order. Cash is not accepted. Make checks or money orders payable to the Amherst Police Department
  • The service is available during the following times:
    Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Thursday, and Friday 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM (not available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays)
  • Please call ahead (716) 689-1322 in the morning (7:15 AM - 7:30 AM) Same day appointments only. No walk ins for fingerprints.
  • You must supply the print card(s) from your organization or the FBI.
  • Dates and times subject to change or can be cancelled due to manpower for that day.

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000. Amherst community videos.

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  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
  • Email:
    toainfo@amherst.ny.us
  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221