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Get your Police Clearance Certificate from Nigeria in minimum working days. Hassle-free application. Start to finish process covered by our forensic experts.


Overview 

A Police Clearance Certificate or Police Character Certificate is issued by the Nigerian Police Force. In Nigeria, criminal record information is maintained at the Criminal Investigation Department of the Nigerian Police Force. A PCC certifies that you have never taken part in any criminal activity that led to the involvement of the Nigerian Police Force and is also required when you apply for immigration, study, or work purposes in other countries.

While applying for a police clearance certificate from Nigeria, you are required to state the period of your stay in Nigeria, provide documentary proof of stay, the first entry and last exit date stamp, along with all pages of the VISA (color copy). It is issued to anyone who has spent more than six months in Nigeria.


How to Get a Police Clearance Certificate from Nigeria?

In order to obtain a police clearance certificate from Nigeria, you have to fill out the prescribed application form with all sections completed in block capitals with black ink. A complete set of 10 fingerprint impressions is taken by a qualified fingerprint officer at our organization. 

The original set of fingerprints will be posted with your completed application form and supporting documents. The current processing time is 4 to 6 weeks for PCC. The certificates will be posted to the address indicated by you in the application.


Application Process for Nigerian Police Clearance Certificate

To obtain a police clearance certificate from Nigeria, follow these steps:

  • Contact our executive and schedule an appointment.
  • Visit our Delhi head office or the respective state branch office during working hours.
  • Bring the mentioned valid documents.
  • Complete the application form provided at the office.
  • Give your fingerprint impressions on a fingerprint card.
  • Pay the applicable fees using the available payment methods.
  • Submit the completed form and required documents to the designated officer.
  • Collect the acknowledgment receipt with the specified date for certificate collection.
  • Return on the assigned date to collect your police clearance certificate or get it delivered at your doorstep.


Documents Required for Police Character Certificate Nigeria

  • Nigeria police character certificate (personal particulars).
  • The completed application form.
  • Full set of fingerprints impressions on NPF card CRO 21A.
  • Six recent passport-size photographs (without spectacles and cap).
  • Self-attested, colored, scanned, or photocopied copies of your passports (current and old) and other identity documents.
  • Documentary proof of the last residential address in Nigeria.
  • Copy of your residence permit, work permit, appointment letter, or dependent pass.
  • Immigration Authority letter stating the purpose of the police clearance certificate.


Processing Time for Nigeria PCC 

We will give the original certificate in 30 working days under normal mode of processing. The processing time will increase if you are ever charged by the police.


Processing Fees for Nigeria Police Certificate 

To learn about the applicable processing fees, you can contact our executive. We accept payment through the following modes: account transfer, UPI, and cash. Also, once the processing of your PCC begins, the fee paid is non-refundable.


Police Clearance Certificate Online Status Nigeria

The processing time is usually 4 to 6 weeks under normal conditions. However, if you have been involved in any illegal activity in the past or have any pending cases against you, the application processing time will increase. However, if you choose our firm to carry out the process on your behalf, then we will make every effort so that you get your PCC within the prescribed time and will always update you about the same.


Nigeria PCC Authentication and Usage

Once you receive the certificate, properly check all the necessary details and ensure that it is duly signed and stamped by the issuing authority to avoid last-minute chaos. Also, make photocopies of your original PCC for record purposes before submitting.


Police Certificate Issuing Authority

Central Criminal Registry Force C.I.D, Nigeria


Embassy of Nigeria in New Delhi, India

High Commission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

EP-4, Chandragupta Marg,

Chanakyapuri

New Delhi-110021, India


Nigeria Police Clearance Certificate Validity


Certificate Validity Period

The validity of a Nigeria police clearance certificate extends until your next visit to the country, starting from the certificate's issuance date. Any changes or specific validity periods will be clearly indicated on the certificate.


Renewing a Police Clearance Certificate

Usually, or as per the organization's requirements, it is essential to present your updated background history for a clearance certificate. Even with a Nigeria police clearance certificate (PCC), a full renewal process is mandatory for future endeavors. Renewal conditions may change with time, making it necessary to consult an expert for the latest details on the renewal process.


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FAQs

Q. How can I get PCC from Nigeria?

A. To obtain a PCC from Nigeria, visit the nearest police station or consult an expert service provider. Request an application form, fill it out with accurate details, provide necessary documents, and pay any required fees. The processing time varies, and you will be notified when the PCC is ready for collection. You can also opt for our services if you want to avoid all the hassles of handling the entire process yourself.


Q. How much is the police clearance certificate in Nigeria?

A. The cost of a police clearance certificate in Nigeria may vary depending on factors such as the issuing authority and the type of clearance needed. It is advisable to check with the relevant department for the most accurate and up-to-date fee information.


Q. How long is the Nigerian police certificate valid for?

A. The validity period for a Nigerian police certificate may vary. It is advisable to check with the Nigerian police or the issuing authority for precise information on the certificate's expiration or renewal policies.


Q. How do I contact the Nigerian embassy?

A. To contact the Nigerian embassy, visit the official website of the Embassy of Nigeria in your respective country. Find contact details, including phone numbers and email addresses. Alternatively, visit or call the embassy directly to inquire about the services you need. Always use official contact information to ensure accurate communication.

Queries by Applicants


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1. Which country PCC you require?

2. How much time have you spent in the country?

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