Types of Accepted Identification

types of acceptable identification

The identification document must be:

  1. Current or if expired, issued within the past 5 years and
  2. Bear a serial or other identifying number

The following identifications are the only ones allowable for identification:

  • Florida’s driver’s license or identification card 
  • US passport
  • Foreign passport if stamped by the USCIS
  • Driver’s license or non-driver’s ID issued by another US state or territory
  • Driver’s license officially issued in Canada or Mexico
  • US military ID
  • Inmate ID issued on or after Jan 1, 1991 by the Florida Dept of Corrections or Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • A sworn, written statement from a sworn law enforcement officer 
  • Permanent resident card (Green card)
  • Veteran health ID card 

***While one good ID may be sufficient to identify a signer, the Mobile Notary may ask for more.



***I am not an attorney licensed to practice law in the state of Florida, and I may not
give legal advice or accept fees for legal advice.***