Police Clearance Certificate PCC from Nigeria

Information for Police Clearance Certificate

A Police Clearance Certificate is issued by the Nigerian Police Force. In Nigeria, the criminal record information is maintained at the Criminal Investigation Department, Nigerian Police Force. PCC Certifying that the applicant has never partaken in any criminal activity that led to the involvement of the (Nigerian Police Force) 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 Nigeria. 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 Nigeria.

Procedure of Getting Police Clearance Certificate

In order to obtain a police clearance certificate from Nigeria. You have to fill the prescribed application form in all sections completed in BLOCK CAPITALS with black ink. Obtained a complete set of 10 fingerprint impressions taken by a qualified fingerprint officer at our Organization. The original of the fingerprints must be posted with your completed application form. The current processing time is 4 to 6 weeks for PCC. The certificates will be posted to the forwarding address as indicated by the applicants in the application.

Documents required for Police Clearance Certificate

  1. Completed application form.
  2. Full set of fingerprints impressions on NPF card CRO 21A.
  3. Six 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. Copy of your Residence Permit/Work Permit/Appointment Letter/Dependent Pass etc.
  6. Documentary proof of last residential address in Nigeria.
  7. Purpose for PCC (Immigration Authority Letter) or Letter stating the reasons for PCC.

Processing Time

We will give the original certificate in 30 working days under normal mode of processing. (The processing time will increases if a person was ever charged by the police)

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

Central Criminal Registry Force C.I.D


Address of Embassy in India

High Commission of the Federal Republic of Nigeria
EP-4, Chandragupta Marg,
New Delhi-110021, India

  • Asked by : pamela
    2018-05-27 02:41:50
    I need to know the validity of the Nigerian police clearance . Does it expire? if so is it renwable?. ?
  • Asked by : lincy
    2018-01-31 14:55:18
    I need PCC for my husband as he was there in Nigeria for around 6 months on account of work. We are presently residing in Tamil Nadu. Can you please tell us the process ? Or do we need to visit the delhi office?. ?
  • Asked by : MAHENDRA SINGH
    2017-07-03 13:49:25
    emplyoment. ?
  • Asked by : Akash Ingle
    2017-05-05 16:37:53
    Hi, I need to get Nigeria PCC for immigration application and need to know the charges and processing time towards the same.Would appreciate if the information is shared by mail or Phone call.Regards,Akash Ing;e. ?
  • Asked by : Lohith Shivarudrappa
    2016-12-13 12:35:12
    Hello Sir,I worked in Nigeria for an year and i need the police certificate of my stay in nigeria which is from Nov 2013 to OCt 2014. I am currently in Bangalore do i have to visit your Delhi office to get the process done or can any way i can get it done from Bangalore.Thank you,Lohith. ?
  • Asked by : gurpreet
    2016-09-22 19:24:51
    hi,i am indian citizenandworked in nigeria for almost 4 years. I need police clearance certificate from nigeria. could you please give me details.thanks. ?

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