+91 11 45152301


The Police clearance certificate or Criminal (Investigation) Records Check Reply confirms whether you have a criminal record or not. Police Clearance Certificate is a document that is issued by the Criminal Investigation Record Checks, Korean National Police Agency, KOREA, certifying that the applicant has never partaken in any criminal activity that led to the involvement of the South Korean National Police, and is also required when a person applies for an immigration status to other countries. In Korea, the criminal record information is maintained at the Criminal Investigation Record Check, KNPA. The person applying for Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) are required to state the period of stay in Korea. 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 resides for more than 6 months in South Korea.

Procedure of Getting Clearance Certificate

You should specifically request a search on your entire record, including Criminal Records (including lapsed criminal sentences) and investigation records. You need to provide a filled completed application form for a Police Clearance Certificate. You must fill the prescribed Consent form so that our organization can apply for the Police Certificate on your behalf. You should complete with a Prescribed Consent form. The completed application form can be submitted at the Criminal Investigation Office, KNPA. Full set of fingerprints of both the hands obtained from the applicant’s at our lab on prescribed fingerprint form, certified by the official stamp of our organization. The completed application form with other supporting documents are directly forwarded to (Criminal Records Centre), in Korea. The KNPA (Criminal Records Centre) takes around 3 to 4 weeks under regular service, to process the application if no criminal record found and after that, they send the certified criminal record check (hard copy) via regular mail. In case you need it urgently, the (KNPA) can send it to our Organization and then we forward it to you, via courier, at an additional cost.

Documents required for PCC

  1. The fully completed application form or letter containing the information of the applicant
  2. Full set of fingerprints of both the hands obtained from the applicant’s at our Lab
  3. Colored copies of the first and last South Korean visas showing dates of arrival
  4. A certified copy of Korean A national identification card or registration card
  5. Self-attested coloured photocopies of your passports
  6. Two recent passport size photographs with the background
  7. Completed Application Form (Personal Particular)
  8. A detailed covering letter stating the period of stay in South Korea and the need for the said certificate

 Processing Time

We will give the original certificate within 3 to 4 weeks under regular service at the mentioned address, the processing time will increases 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

Criminal Investigation Record Checks
South Korean National Police Agency (KNPA)
South Korea

Address of Embassy in India

9, Chandragupta Marg
Chanakya Puri,
New Delhi–110021, India

Check-list of Documents

Before leaving our office please verify the check-list that documents in order-

  1. An application, consisting of the written request for a police clearance certificate
  2. Prescribed Fingerprint Form (or a similar fingerprint form) duly attested by our Organization
  3. The applicant will need to provide a Consent form for this process
  4. Two colored passport size Photographs
  5. A certified copy of national Korean registration card
  6. Photocopies of Two Identification Documents
  7. Processing fees for application