FHL ACCESS and BACKGROUND CHECK

Prior to purchasing a FHL Hunting or Fishing Permit, EVERYONE, without a Dept. of Defense issued ID Card, MUST complete a criminal background check through the Visitor Control Center (VCC) annually.

 *** NEW ACCESS REQUEST FORM ***
The VCC will NOT accept older forms

Click below to download new H&F Access Request Form

 2020-21 H&F Access Request Form 

and email it with a copy of your acceptable photo ID ​as attachments
(DO NOT EMBED DOCUMENTS INTO YOUR EMAIL)

to the VCC (NOT the H&F email) at:
usarmy.hunterliggett.id-pacific.mbx.des-sec-and-acc-req@mail.mil

Fort Hunter Liggett no longer accepts driver license or ID's that have "FEDERAL LIMITS APPLY" on them. See "Acceptable IDs" at bottom of page.
​​Do NOT send ARFs to the H&F Program, as it will delay you processing time!

For more installation access information, the VCC is open Mon-Fri 6:00am to 3:00pm
Phone: 831-386-3874

The link below provides the most current garrison access information
FHL Access Information

Acceptable IDs
State of California issued Real ID Compliant Driver Licenses (golden bear with a white star in the upper right corner) are acceptable. 
FHL does not accept non-Real ID Compliant Driver's licenses ("Federal Limits Apply" in upper right corner) or "AB60" California Driver's License as valid proof of identification.

For more information about the federal Real ID Act of 2005, visit the Homeland Security's website at https://www.dhs.gov/real-id. Acceptable forms of identification can be found at Acceptable IDs.