The local agency (LA) must verify identity of each applicant, participant, authorized representative, and proxy for certification and food benefit issuance. Documents must be provided by the authorized representative or proxy.
The following documentation shall be accepted as proof of identity:
PROOF OF IDENTIFICATION 1. Driver License 2. eWIC card with pin number 3. Passport 4. Health Insurance card 5. Birth Certificate 6. Hospital or Immunization Record 7. Social Security Card 8. Voter Registration 9. Foster Care placement letter 10. Social services Award letter
An immunization record generated by WIC staff cannot be used as proof of identity. A Verification of Certification (VOC) card cannot be used as proof of identity.
Proof of Address
Current Utility OR Personal Bill Pay stub with physical address Property Tax Receipt Rent/Mortgage Receipt Social Services Award Letter Voter Registration Card