Visa Clearance Statements

Citizens traveling to, or adopting a child from, a foreign country may be asked to provide a Visa Clearance Statement from police agencies where they have lived. To request a Visa Clearance Statement from South Sound 911, please complete and sign this form – without any additional notations, marks or stamps – and mail it to South Sound 911 with:

  • A self-addressed, stamped envelope
  • A legible photocopy of a valid photo I.D. card (state I.D., driver license, passport, etc.)
  • A $20 & cashier’s check or money order payable to South Sound 911 (no personal checks, please)

Mail the form and the above materials to: South Sound 911; ATTN: Records; 3580 Pacific Ave.; Tacoma WA 98418.


  • $20 – No personal checks