Proof of Arizona Residency Requirements

  • Per Arizona law (ARS§15-802), parents/guardians must provide proof of Arizona residence.

Where do you live?
  • The documents must have:

    1. The name of the parent/guardian registering the student
    2. The residential address or physical description of the property where the student resides

    Approved documents are:

    • Valid Arizona driver’s license, Arizona identification card, or motor vehicle registration
    • Real estate deed or mortgage documents
    • Property tax bill (most recent)
    • Valid residential lease or rental agreement (signed by both the property owner/manager & tenant)
    • Arizona Section 8 agreement (issued by the city government)
    • Water, electric, gas, cable, or phone bill (most recent and using the service address)
    • Bank or credit card statement (most recent)
    • W-2 wage statement (most recent)
    • Payroll stub (most recent)
    • Certificate of tribal enrollment (506 Form) or other identification issued by a recognized Indian tribe that contains an Arizona address.
    • Documentation from state, tribal, or federal government agency (Social Security Administration, Veteran’s Administration, Arizona Department of Economic Security) – (most recent)
    • Temporary on-base billeting facility (for military families)
    • Consular identification card issued by a foreign government as a valid form of identification if the foreign government uses biometric verification techniques in issuing the consular identification card.
  • * For members of the armed services, the provision of verifiable documentation does not serve as a declaration of official residency for income tax or other legal purposes