A Police Certificate, also known as a police record, is a document issued by the
Criminal Records Office, which displays a person’s criminal history.
1. Cover letter, addressed to the Superintendent of Police and signed by the applicant, stating reason for requesting
the Police Certificate and completed Application for Police Certificate.
(2) recent passport size photographs (these must not be signed or
3. A full set of fingerprints taken by the
relevant agency in the country of residence.
The stamp of the agency must appear on the document.
4. A certified copy of the bio-data page of the valid passport.
Services Offered (all the figures are quoted in
Day Service: Eight
Thousand Dollars ($8,000.00).
service is five (5) working days from the date of receipt of application. Six Thousand Dollars ($6,000.00).
service is twenty-one (21) working days from the date of receipt of application. Three Thousand Dollars ($3,000.00).
International Money Order or Bank Draft for the equivalent of the respective
fee in Jamaican Dollars should be made payable to the Commissioner of Police.
application should be forwarded directly to:
Senior Superintendent of Police
i/c Technical Services Division
34 Duke Street
Jamaica West Indies
N.B. The next day service is offered only at
Technical Services Division located at 34 Duke
further information or clarification, please call (876) 922 6214/3221 or fax at
(876) 922 0125.