City of Newark Municipal ID Program

Partner Overview

The Newark Municipal ID is a proof of residency for Newark residents, which will enable them to access city government services, schools, libraries, and also open a bank account. The card also can be used for discounts at participating health and wellness centers, prescription programs, movie theaters, and more.

Service Overview


Your NMID card is a broadly accepted, Official form of identification within the City of Newark:

‍-By City agencies to access many services and programs
-Serve as proof of identity and residency
-Serve as a form of identification to open a checking account at participating banks
-Provide discounts on Newark restaurants, Newark Library, free memberships at the Newark Museums, entry into public buildings, like schools and more
-Allow residents to access services at hospitals, banks, municipal agencies, etc.
-Serve as a guide to assist individuals facing barriers to needed services in Newark regardless of their immigration status