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Examples of acceptable photo identification documents

Type of card or document

Issuing jurisdiction and country

Canadian passportCanada
Permanent resident cardCanada
Citizenship card (issued prior to 2012)Canada
Secure Certificate of Indian StatusCanada


Driver’s licences

British Columbia Driver’s LicenceBritish Columbia, Canada
Alberta Driver’s LicenceAlberta, Canada
Saskatchewan Driver’s LicenceSaskatchewan, Canada
Manitoba Driver’s LicenceManitoba, Canada
Ontario Driver’s LicenceOntario, Canada
Québec Driver’s LicenceQuébec, Canada
New Brunswick Driver’s LicenceNew Brunswick, Canada
Nova Scotia Driver’s LicenceNova Scotia, Canada
Prince Edward Island Driver’s LicencePrince Edward Island, Canada
Newfoundland and Labrador Driver’s  LicenceNewfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Yukon Driver’s LicenceYukon, Canada
Northwest Territories Driver’s LicenceNorthwest Territories, Canada
Nunavut  Driver’s LicenceNunavut, Canada
The DND 404 Driver’s LicenceThe Department of National Defence, Canada


Provincial services cards

British Columbia Services CardBritish Columbia, Canada


Provincial or territorial identity cards

British Columbia Enhanced IDBritish Columbia, Canada
Alberta Photo Identification CardAlberta, Canada
Saskatchewan Non-driver photo IDSaskatchewan, Canada
Manitoba Enhanced Identification CardManitoba, Canada
Ontario Photo CardOntario, Canada
New Brunswick Photo ID CardNew Brunswick, Canada
Nova Scotia Identification CardNova Scotia, Canada
Prince Edward Island Voluntary IDPrince Edward Island, Canada
Newfoundland and Labrador Photo Identification CardNewfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Yukon General Identification CardYukon, Canada
Northwest Territories General Identification CardNorthwest Territories, Canada
Nunavut General Identification CardNunavut, Canada


Type of card or international document

United States passportUnited States
France driver’s licenceFrance
Australian driver’s licenceNew South Wales, Australia

Most other foreign passports are also accepted

Please contact Michell Hay Notary Public Inc. to discuss this requirement if you do not have Identification available as listed above, as a dual process method of identification is also available.