Good Conduct Certificate, Judicial Record Extract or Certificate of Criminal Record- PCC Certificate is an official document that is issued by The Samoa Police, Prisons, and Fire Services, Police Headquarters. The Samoa Police, will issue a police certificate, when you are required by foreign authorities (an embassy, immigration agency, etc.) to submit it to them. To apply for the certificate, you must write a letter to stating that you require a Good Conduct Certificate and that you are authorizing our organization to collect it on your behalf. The Samoa Police, Prisons, and Fire Services, Police Headquarters to enumerate any criminal records that the applicant may or may not have. The Samoa Police Headquarters, certifying that the applicant has never partaken in any criminal activity that led to the involvement of the Samoa Police Department, 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 Samoa. Documentary proof of stay is to be provided.
In order to obtain a police clearance certificate from Samoa. 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 lab. The original of the fingerprints must be posted with your completed application form. We will prepare some document which need you to sign and send us. The applicant should furnish his or her full name, date and place of birth, and place and period of all residences in the Samoa, including full addresses. Applicant must apply with Completed Application Form (Personal Particular) provided at our lab for Police Clearance Certificate. The certificate will be posted to the forwarding address as indicated by the applicants in the application. The Samoa Police Department takes 2 to 3 weeks to process the application if no criminal record found.
A document that confirms your necessity of the certificate: for example, a letter from the authority stating the requirement to submit it.
We will give the original Police Clearance Certificate within 15 to 20 working days. (The processing time will increases if a person was ever charged by the Samoa police)
Applicable Fee and Processing Charges.
Payment is non-refundable once the application is processed.
Samoa Police, Prisons, and Fire Services
PO Box 53
Embassy of Samoa
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