Photo Identification

When purchasing liquor or participating in provincial gaming in Manitoba, individuals who appear to be under 25 years old will be asked to show identification. When requested, you must show valid photo identification and the photo on the card must clearly look like the person who has presented it for identification.

Primary Photo Identification

Below are examples of primary identification. If you are requested to provide proof of your age, you may show one of these types of identification.

Driver’s Licence issued in Manitoba or another jurisdiction

2014 Driver's Licence (female) front_HR

Enhanced Driver’s Licence issued in Manitoba or another jurisdiction

2010 Enhanced Driver's Licence (female) front_HR

Manitoba Identification Card

2010 Identification Card (under 18 male) front_HR

Manitoba Enhanced Identification Card

2010 Enhanced Identification Card (male) front_HR

Secure Certificate of Indian Status

SCIS card front

Passport from Canada or another country

Cdn Passport Page 2 clean_2

Alternative Identification

If you do not have any of the above types of identification, you must provide two types of valid government-issued identification, one of which must include a photo. Examples of alternative identification include:

  • Certificate of Indian Status
  • Certificate of Canadian Citizenship
  • Permanent Resident Card
  • Canadian Firearms Licence
  • Canadian Forces Identification Card (National Defence)
  • Civilian Identification Card (National Defence)
  • Birth certificate
  • Provincial health card
  • Baptismal certificate
  • Certificate of name change
  • Social insurance (SIN) card

Please note that student ID cards issued by post-secondary institutions are not considered government-issued identification, and are not accepted as proof of age.