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New ID card requirements for military dependents and retirees

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Effective July 1, 2021, expired dependent and retiree ID cards will no longer be accepted for installation access. Dependents and retirees must make an appointment to obtain new USID cards only if their current ID card is expired. 

Dependents and retirees with valid ID cards are not required to replace their legacy, paper-based ID until just prior to the expiration date or the REAL ID implementation date on May, 3 2023, whichever is sooner.

Customers, regardless of branch of service or status may obtain service at the following JBER locations:
673 FSS Air Force MPS
8517 20th St., Suite 111
907-552-8080, Option 1
To schedule an appointment online, search ‘Anchorage’ at
673 FSS Army MPS
600 Richardson Dr., Suite B235
To schedule an appointment online, search ‘Anchorage’ at

Sponsors may complete a digital 1172 through MilConnect to save time at the appointment:

For additional information on applicable extended USID expiration dates through 30 June 2021 visit:   

For additional information on extended REAL ID enforcement deadline extension until May 3, 2023, visit: