Change to Dover SBI hours for Fingerprinting

7/21/21: Change to Dover SBI hours

To All Licensed providers,

We have been informed that effective August 2nd, 2021  the State Bureau of Identification’s Dover location will be a walk-in only facility.  Hours of operation will be 8:30 am – 11:00 am  and

12:30 pm – 3:00 pm.  The lobby will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm.

Please note this change becomes effective August 2.  Until that date, the Dover facility will accept walk ins from child care facilities ONLY on Wednesdays, at the above hours.

The Office of Child Care Licensing

Department of Education


March 10, 2021

To All Licensed Child Care Providers:

We have been informed that the SBI Dover fingerprinting office  currently located in the Blue Hen Mall is moving on March 19, 2021.  They will be fully functional on March 22, 2021.

We were informed that the new location is across the highway from the current location.  Their new address is:

600 South Bay Road

Suite 1

Dover, DE  19901

Please be sure that anyone you send for fingerprinting in Dover is aware of this location change as there may not be sign on the door at the former location stating their new address.

Thank you,

The Office of Child Care Licensing

Department of Education


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