Police Clearance Certificate

A Police Clearance Certificate needs to be submitted while going to a foreign land in order to get Employment visa.A police clearance certificate is a copy of your criminal record or a declaration of the absence of any criminal record. Police clearance certificates are different in each country and territory and may be called police certificates, good conduct certificates, judicial record extracts,pcc, etc.

They are issued by police authorities or government departments and used by Citizenship and Immigration to prevent individuals who pose a risk to Countrie's security from entering the country.Anybody who is 18 years of age or over need to obtain a police clearance certificate. one must obtain a police clearance certificate from each country or territory where you have lived for six consecutive months or longer since reaching the age of 18.The police clearance certificate must have been issued no more than three months before one submit the application for it.These rules may be different in each country and teritory.So you must have to enquire through concerned countries embassy.

Mostly,it is the responsibility of the applicant to contact the police or relevant authorities and request the certificate. When doing so, you may have to provide information or documentation such as photographs, fingerprints or your addresses and periods of residence in the country or territory