County Identification Cards

Beginning January 1, 2013 County Photo Identification Cards are available to senior county residents, 60 and over, only at our Mays Landing office. Included on this card is your photo, name, address, date of birth, height, weight, eye and hair color, and signature.

COUNTY CLERK PHOTO ID CARD REQUIREMENTS:
These are the most current guidelines. Updated March 2007.

IN ORDER TO OBTAIN A COUNTY CLERK PHOTO IDENTIFICATION CARD YOU MUST PRESENT AT LEAST ONE ITEM FROM ALL THREE CATEGORIES

  1. PROOF OF UNITED STATES CITIZENSHIP OR A LEGAL PERMANENT RESIDENCE STATUS CARD (ALSO KNOWN AS A “GREEN CARD”). ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS ONLY!! STATE ISSUED BIRTH CERTIFICATE WITH GOVERNMENT RAISED EMBOSSED SEAL OR A UNITED STATES PASSPORT. ALL OTHER APPLICANTS WHO DO NOT POSSESS THE ABOVE DOCUMENTS SHOULD INQUIRE ABOUT ID CARDS AT THE NEAREST NJ MOTOR VEHICLE COMMISSION
  2. VERIFICATION OF YOUR LEGAL SIGNATURE (some examples): A SIGNED Social Security Card which reflects your current signature, a Driver’s License, major credit cards, gasoline, or bank cards pre-signed, social services cards, military ID, court, school, or medical records, a deed, employee ID, or signed tax return copy. Apt. and Condo Leases are NOT acceptable.In some cases we would ask you to bring in early documentation of your identity such as early school records or a High School Year Book with your photo and name. This would only provide us with supplementary identification and is not acceptable without the other citizenship and residency requirements.
  3. PROOF OF ATLANTIC COUNTY RESIDENCE (some examples): New Jersey Driver’s License, Utility Bill, landline phone bill, postmarked BUSINESS mail within the last 30 days, Voter Registration Card, recent postmarked correspondence from a court, a hospital, attorney, The Casino Control Commission, a school or college, or a recorded property Deed. No leases accepted! You must prove you are a resident of Atlantic County, New Jersey.

THESE ITEMS ARE MANDATORY BY NJ LAW AND COUNTY CLERK POLICY.
NO ID CARDS WILL BE ISSUED WITHOUT THESE DOCUMENTS!!

A detailed list of ID card requirements is available upon request.