Explore Section LicensureApplications Fingerprints Provisionals Fingerprints HomeLicensureFingerprints Fingerprint Important Conditions Please note the conditions and time frames for fingerprint submissions. Fingerprinting Procedures for New and Renewal Applicants All applicants will be required to: Register and make payment with Cogent; Have Fingerprints taken; and submit the receipt with their completed new or renewal application. Cogent Registration Procedures All applicant fingerprint background checks will be processed electronically. Please register at www.cogentid.com. Procedure for Submission of Fingerprint Hard Cards If you are an out of state applicant or already have fingerprint hard cards that you prefer to process.