REAL ID

REAL ID CREDENTIAL

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION TO BE PRESENTED
NO COPIES ONLY ORIGINAL OR CERTIFIED DOCUMENTS ACCEPTED

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Acceptable Documents for U.S. Citizenship

Must Present One(1)

  • Official Birth Certificate issued by a State Office or Vital Statistics or Equivalent with a raised seal and/or color seal
  • U.S. Certificate or Consular Report of Birth Abroad (DS-1350 or FS-240 or FS-545)
  • Valid, unexpired U.S. passport or Passport Card

ANY NAME CHANGE MUST BE VERIFIED BY A LEGAL DOCUMENTS:
MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE, DIVORCE DECREE, COURT ORDER- THIS MAY REQUIRE PRESENTATION OF MULTIPLE DOCUMENTS

ACCEPTABLE PROFF OF FULL SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER AND NAME

MUST PRESENT ONE(1)

  • Social Security Card (Metal Cards not acceptable)
  • Payroll Check Stub
  • W-2 form for the current tax year or dated within the last twelve (12) months
  • 1099 Form for the current tax year or dated within the last twelve (12) months
Acceptable Proof of Tennessee Residency

MUST Present Two(2)

  • Home utility bill dated within the last four(4) months, for example, Gas, Electric, Water, from different service providers; Online bills MUST have URL address displayed; Wireless phone plans cannot be accepted
  • Current Tennessee vehicle registration or Certificate of a Title (may only use one or the other not both)
  •  Current Voter Registration Card
  •  Bank Statement (dated within the last (4) months)
  •  Current homeowner, renter, auto, health or life insurance policy
  •  Current rental/mortgage contract or receipt, deed of sale for property (handwritten rental contracts or agreement must be notarized)
  • Current Tennessee Driver License or Identification Only credential or Concealed Handgun permit held by the parent, spouse or legal guardian of the applicant
  • Installment loans such as automobile, student loan, bank loan

We reserve the right to stop accepting applications for any service before closing time if the demand exceeds our ability to process all applications before our scheduled daily transaction submission.