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Trusted ID Scanners that protect your patrons, your license and increases your profit.Book Demo
Minors Getting In? Catch Fake Ids
Join the largest connected ID scanning network in the world. Patronscan has hardware solutions that let you scan IDs quickly in your bar or nightclub.Get Pricing
How Patronscan helps your bar
The Electronic Bouncer that never forgets a face and works for pennies per hour
If your customers don’t feel safe, they won’t come. Spotting patrons who have been flagged for bad behavior is your front line of defense at the entrance. Rest assured with Patronscan, your club will be safer.Contact Us
Register Patrons for COVID-19 alerts
As the world relaxes stay-at-home orders, Patronscan’s Guest Registry uses contact tracing technology to help businesses re-open safely. Send COVID-19 risk alerts using PatronscanLearn More
Fake IDs can easily fool barcode scanners
When it comes to catching Fake IDs, scanning the barcode is not good enough. The barcode is the easiest thing to fake with only 1 point of reference to validate. 90% of the security measures are built into the front of the ID. Patronscan authenticates the front and back of the ID comparing over 6,500 data points on the ID. With Patronscan you can be confident that you’re catching fakes.Book Demo
Use Data-Driven marketing tools to grow your profits and fill your venue
Your customers will remember you not for what you say, but for how you made them feel. Use guest lists, VIP memberships and promoter management to help make your customers feel valued and enhance their nightlife experience. With Patronscan you will run smoother marketing campaigns that will not only attract new customers, but also create long term loyalty for existing ones.Contact Us
More Patronscan Benefits
Advanced Multi-Layer ID Verification
Fake IDs get better everyday, and so does Patronscan. By utilizing our software and scanning the front of the ID we easily identify which IDs are real and which are fake. Scanners that only scan barcodes are easily fooled. Using Patronscan is the best way to protect yourself and your venue from costly fines
Read All Types of Identification
You want your ID scanner to be as effective as possible, which means scanning all types of IDs. We scan everything from driver’s licenses and military cards all the way to passports and even international IDs. Patronscan already has the ability to scan over 4,700 different IDs from around the world and that number keeps growing.
High Speed Scanning
Your front door shouldn’t prevent guests from entering your venue because of long line ups. Patronscan makes checking IDs a breeze. In 3-4 seconds your security staff will know everything they need to about the guest standing in front of them and help keep your line running smoothly.
Powerful Shared Flag Network
Spotting troublemakers before they cause an issue is hard. Patronscan will alert you when someone has been flagged by another venue. You will be told exactly when and why they have been flagged, so you can help keep your venue and your patrons safe.
By using Patronscan at your venue you take away the convenience of being another face in the crowd and help increase the accountability of your customers. Your scan history includes names and live images making it easy to go through and point out exactly who was causing trouble in your venue.
There are times when you need to know things immediately. Door staff can send out text message alerts in real-time from our system. Send an easy text alert to all security staff when a fight breaks out. Even notify management with a text when a liquor inspector or the police arrive at the front door.
Patronscan ID scanners provide you with up-to-the-minute bar and club stats. Live stats on capacity and demographics are sent directly to your cellphone every 30 to 120 minutes. Fake ID and flag notifications are sent as an immediate text, or check real time dashboards using the Patronscan app.
A Patronscan ID Scanner will provide you with powerful reports daily, weekly and monthly, allowing you to analyze your bar and club stats to increase your profitability.
Reward your regular guests with the special membership treatment. Add them as a Gold Card, VIP Member or anything that fits your venue. Every time your members arrive, your door staff will be notified and a text will be sent out to your membership experience manager.
Mandatory Membership Management
Scan an ID, get a signature and done. With Patronscan mandatory membership forms are filled out in seconds. With a single scan you’ll know if your customer is already a member or if you need to have your form filled out. Ditch the extra time you’re spending on filing and holding customers up at the door. Switch to a paperless system and ensure you have a log of your customers in case of an inspection.
Guest List Management
Patronscan will automatically check your guests in when their ID is scanned, and give you the option to check their guests in with them. You can add, edit, or remove guests directly from the scanner, a computer, or from your phone. Patronscan updates instantly so you always know who’s on the list and who’s already shown up.
Promoters are a great way to get more guests to your venue, why not make it easy for them? Using their phone, they can add patrons directly to your guest list, updating your scanner in the process. Of course, you’ll want to ensure that you take care of the promoters who take care of you. Track exactly how many guests arrived from each promoter so you know who your top performers are.
Experienced door staff have been using these questions for years and for a good reason; they work. We supply challenge questions that relate to the ID, but the answer can’t be found anywhere on the actual ID. We have these questions for every state, provincial and international IDs.
Stop ID Passing
The most prevalent way for minors to enter your venue is by sharing an ID. We provide an alert with a live picture, making it easy to determine whether your patron left and came back, or if you caught someone ID passing. It even works if a different type of ID is used. Driver’s license and passport? Military card and green card? We’ll catch it and keep minors out.
Confident Age Confirmation
Fines for having minors in your venue are not only costly, they’re avoidable. Using Patronscan at your front door provides easy to read visual alerts for any minors trying to enter your venue. Five bright green check marks on Patronscan confirms confident entrance for the patron. It shows they are of legal age, the ID is not expired, it is their first entrance that night, their ID is valid and they aren’t listed anywhere on the flagged list. All of this happens instantly, and automatically, making your ID check quick and easy.
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Patronscan has created millions of trustworthy relationships and secured hundreds of venuesSee Who We've Helped
The best decision we made was implementing Patronscan into our security and safety process, we saw a dramatic decrease in fights and disturbances immediately.
Chris "Sarge" Curtis
Director of the Las Vegas Downtown Rangers
Patronscan has the largest ID scanning network in North America with operations in Australia and the UK. We are driven by continuous innovation and hyper customer care, a combination of which has resulted in the most advanced ID authenticator in solutions that our customers love. When you choose Patronscan, you become part of our family, and as such we are committed to you and your success. To find out more how we can best serve you, please pick your industry.
Protecting People, Protecting Privacy
Patronscan is committed to protecting people and their privacy. It is our responsibility to protect all patron personal information. We comply with all privacy regulations in their respective jurisdictions.Learn More About Our Commitment to Privacy