Police Clearance Certificate (PCC), Background Check – Afghanistan

Information for Police Clearance Certificate 

Police certificates are issued based on information provided to the Embassy by the Afghan National Police (ANP) authorities in Afghanistan, and takes approximately one month to be processed. Police Clearance Certificate certifying that the applicant has never partaken in any criminal activity that led to the involvement of the Afghan National Police (ANP), 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 Afghanistan. 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 Afghanistan.

Procedure of Getting Police Clearance Certificate

You will need to apply to the nearest Afghan Embassy or Consulate and write a letter requesting a police clearance certificate. There is no specific form to be completed. You will be issued a letter from the Afghan Embassy or Consulate, which should be submitted to our office for processing your application.

Documents required for Police Clearance Certificate

  1. Police Certificate Request Form – fully completed and signed.
  2. Documents verifying your current address, such as driving license, utility bills or similar documents.
  3. Police certificate processing fee.
  4. One standard passport size photo (photo must be freshly taken, taken directly off the face and show both ears with a light background).

Processing Time

15-20 Working Days
The processing time can be up to 4 months if a person was ever charged by the police.

Processing Fee

Applicable Fee

Payment is non-refundable once the application is processed.

Police Certificate Issuing Authority

Afghan National Police (ANP) Authorities Afghanistan

Police Clearance Certificate Check-list

All applicants, must submit the following items as part of their application-

  1. Filled application form.
  2. Request letter to Afghanistan consulate.
  3. Photocopy of document verifying your legal status, such as passport, PR card, etc.
  4. Police certificate processing fees.

Head Office

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

Address of Embassy in India

Afghanistan Embassy
5/50F, Shantipath, Chanakyapuri New Delhi-110021
India City: New Delhi

  • Asked by : intzar ali
    2019-07-25 10:09:12
    I worked in Afghanistan for one year in 2012, now I need help to get pcc from there. ?
  • Asked by : Patel dilipkumar
    2019-05-22 22:57:39
    I stayed in Afghanistan for 1 years under US government. I didn't have during my stay. I have some documents which is given by US Army. I need PCC how will I get?. ?. ?
  • Asked by : vikesh singh
    2019-05-03 19:06:46
    Afganistan pcc. ?
  • Asked by : gurcharan.singh
    2017-05-16 16:25:12
    Dear sir,am working in Afghanistan year 2012 to 2015 in a bagram USA army base camp now I am going to canada next year for a spouse visa .in case this I need PCC for afganistan .so I want to know how can I get PCC for Afghanistan plz tell me sir because it's related my future Thank you so much. ?
  • Asked by : paul
    2017-03-11 23:09:48
    I stayed in Afghanistan for 4 years under US government. I didn't have during my stay. I have some documents which is given by US Army. I need PCC how will I get?. ?
  • Asked by : Hasanul Murad
    2016-11-10 11:01:03
    Hi,I am a Bangladeshi staying at Dhaka. I stayed in Afghanistan for a year and half during 2011-2012. I need a PCC and I visited Afghan embassy at Dhaka. They asked me to apply from Kabul which is not possible for me right now.Can you please help here.Best Regards, Murad. ?

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