Police Clearance Certificate PCC from South Africa

Information for Police Clearance Certificate

The police clearance certificate confirms whether you have a criminal record or not. Police Clearance Certificate is a document that is issued by the (Criminal Records Centre) South African Police Service (SAPS) in Pretoria, certifying that the applicant has never partaken in any criminal activity that led to the involvement of the South African Police, and is also required when a person applies for an immigration status to other countries.Person applying for Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) are required to state the period of stay in South Africa. Documentary proof of stay is to be provided. First Entry and Last Exit date STAMP is also required. All pages of VISA (Colour Copy).It is issued to any individual who reside more than 6 months in South Africa.

Procedure of Getting Police Clearance Certificate

You need to provide a filled completed application from for a Police Clearance Certificate. Full set of fingerprints of both the hands obtained from the applicant’s at our Organization on South African Police fingerprint form SAPS 91(a), certified by our Organization. The completed application form with other supporting documents are directly forwarded to South African Police Service (Criminal Records Centre), in Pretoria. The SAPS (Criminal Records Centre) take 3-4 weeks to process the application if no criminal record found and after that they send the certified criminal record check (hard copy) via regular mail.

Documents required for Police Clearance Certificate

  1. Completed application form.
  2. Full set of fingerprints impressions on SAPS 91(a).
  3. Four recent passport size photographs (without spectacles & Cap).
  4. Self-Attested colored scanned/photocopies of your passports (current & old) and another Identity document.
    (email: realscanbiometric@gmail.com)
  5. Documentary proof of last residential address in South Africa.
  6. Copy of your Residence Permit/Work Permit/Appointment Letter/Dependent Pass etc.
  7. Purpose for PCC (Immigration Authority Letter) or Letter stating the reasons for PCC.

Processing Time

We will give the original certificate in 40 working days at the mentioned address. The processing time will increases if a person was ever charged by the police. For security and privacy reasons this process is unable to enquire on the progress of applications with the South African Police Service.

Processing Fee

All Applicable Fee with Processing Charges
Payment is non-refundable once the application is processed.

Head Office

2443, Basement, Hudson Line,
Kingsway Camp, Delhi-110009
Email : pcc@fingerprintexpert.in
Call : +91-1145152301, +91-9599313306

Police Certificate Issuing Authority

The Head of the South African Criminal Record Centre

South Africa

Address of Embassy in India

B-18, Vasant Marg, Vasant Vihar
New Delhi, DELHI-110057

  • Asked by : Peeyush
    2019-12-02 07:35:42
    Hi There...i need to get my wife's South Africa PCC. Can you please help. We are in Chandigarh.. ?
  • Asked by : tofik u vahora
    2019-01-30 15:47:25
    I am tofik u vahora frome india now i want to need (pcc )of sauth africa and i staying 2014 to 2015 so what i do for pcc how is the processes and give me suggestion and website. ?
  • Asked by : Bharat
    2019-01-18 21:37:48
    I am looking to get South African PCC from Shajapur, Madhya Pradesh. I stayed for approx 9 months in Johannesburg, South Africa. I obtained PCC. Please guide me with process of obtaining PCC again.. ?. ?
  • Asked by : Rahul Tiwari
    2018-11-06 14:09:16
    I am looking to get South African PCC from Pune, Maharashtra.I stayed in Johannesburg, South Africa between 2013 – 2015, for a period more than 6 months (approx. 1.5 Yrs.).I obtained PCC when I left South Africa in 2015.Please guide me with process of obtaining PCC again.. ?
    2018-10-22 15:24:22
    I stay in bangalore , I wanted to apply for PCC for South africa. 1. How can i give my fingerprints 2. How long it takes to get the PCC from South Africa. Regards,Uttam Tiwari. ?
  • Asked by : sandeep
    2018-10-19 19:25:25
    Hi,I want to apply for south african pcc.currently living in kochi.where should i come and do the fingerprintsThanksSandeep. ?
  • Asked by : Devesh Bhagat
    2018-09-12 13:57:27
    Hi I need to apply for PCC for SA. I lived there in 2014-15 for 10 months. However I dont have any address proof as the stay was arranged by my employer. I no longer for the organization. Is the address proof compulsory?. ?
  • Asked by : rajesh kumar
    2018-06-01 14:07:13
    Hi I am staying in hyderabad , i need pcc from southafrica .Can you please help out with process Thanks You . ?
  • Asked by : Rahul Hariharan
    2018-04-30 17:58:09
    I am currently residing in bangalore and need a PCC from South Africa. Could you please let me know the procedure of the services you provide and the service charges for the same?. ?
  • Asked by : Andrew De koker
    2018-03-15 13:58:59
    I want to get rid of my criminal record which i obtained in 2005 for common assault. i am struggling to get work. what cam i do to get rid of the criminal record. Please take me step by step.RegardsAndrew De koker. ?
  • Asked by : THANKAM JACOB
    2018-01-22 13:43:27
    Hi im jobby from kerala,i wanted a south african pcc for my wife.Can i get it within 1 month if i apply through you.And i wanted to know where is the nearest branch from kerala. ?
  • Asked by : Kingshuk Dutta
    2018-01-01 21:41:25
    Hi ,I need to get South African PCC. I am located at Bangalore . Could you please help me understand ,if the finger prints services provided by your organisation are in lines with the requirements of SAPS (i.e will the finger prints be attested by local police station ). Also do let me know the expenses and details on how to initiate the process.Regards,Kingshuk Dutta. ?
  • Asked by : Syed Majid
    2017-10-21 03:59:03
    Hi There,I am an Indian Citizen and would like to apply for South African PCC. I did some part of my education about 2 years approximately in SA. Kindly share the details about your services and the complete charges applicable.. ?
  • Asked by : raees bhimani
    2017-07-31 00:54:35
    Need fingerprinting services for South Africa PCC in mumbai.They specifically asked Fingerprints by Local Police Station, please explain how will your fingerprinting be valid if I get it done by you guys.. ?
  • Asked by : Sahil Kamra
    2017-03-16 09:09:19
    Hi I am based in Chennai and I need to apply for South Africa PCC. Do you have an office in Chennai? Will you be able to help me in Chennai? How much will be the fees for me and my wife?. ?
  • Asked by : khan
    2017-01-24 14:49:56
    I need a PCC from South Africa. The notmal Charge is 90 Rand (<450?). It is really sad that they charge 13000? to process from India. This is such a loot.. ?
  • Asked by : Neeraj Sharma
    2016-10-20 12:45:05
    Hi I need to get a South Africa PCC. Please could you provide the details of fee that you will charge for this service?regardsNeeraj Sharma. ?
  • Asked by : sune
    2016-10-06 15:18:46
    I just need to get fingerprints done in India - will submit own PCC - how does it work then . ?

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