Acceptable Photo Identification

The Lead and Asbestos Section, in the Department of Health Services (DHS), requires submittal of photo identification under the following circumstances:

For all other instances, only a document that verifies the applicant's birth date, such as birth certificate or official identification.  Below is a list of identification that can be accepted if it contains a photograph and proof of date of birth.  If an individual does not have any of the listed identifications, please contact the Asbestos and Lead Unit to make alternate arrangements.

  • U.S. Passport (unexpired or expired)

  • Unexpired foreign passport, with I-551 stamp or attached INS Form 1-94 indicating unexpired employment authorization

  • Permanent Resident Alien Card with photograph ( I-551)

  • Unexpired Temporary Card (INS Form I-688)

  • Unexpired Employment Authorization Card (INS Form I688A)

  • Unexpired Employment Authorization Document issued by the INS which contains a photograph (INS Form I-688B)

  • Driver's license or ID card issued by a state or outlying possession of the United States provided it contains a photograph or information such as name, date of birth, sex, height, eye color and address

  • ID card issued by federal, state or local government agencies or entities, provided it contains a photograph or information such as name, date of birth, sex, height, eye color and address

  • School ID card with a photograph

  • U.S. Military card or draft record

  • Military dependant's ID card

  • U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Card

  • Native American tribal document

  • Driver's license issued by a Canadian government authority

  • Native American Tribal document

  • U.S. Citizen ID Card

  • ID card for use of Resident Citizen in the United States (INS Form I-179)

  • Prison ID

  • IRS Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN)

Last Revised: November 25, 2014