Identification: You'll need to provide a valid, government-issued photo ID, such as a driver's license or a passport. Non-drivers can get a state ID card at the Department of Motor Vehicles office.
Similarly, what documents are needed to open a bank account?
To get this ID, you must bring a birth certificate or valid passport and proof of address to the DMV. Banks also require you to have either a valid Social Security Number (SSN) or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) to open a checking account.
What do you need to open an bank account?
Checking account: A checking account can be opened individually or jointly, and you'll need your basic information, Social Security number, driver's license, and a minimum opening deposit amount.