You should make your own enquiries about obtaining a police certificate either from the police in that country or nearest embassy as appropriate.
If you are unable to provide a police certificate, the Education Council will accept a statutory declaration as a last resort and only for countries where a police clearance certificate is unobtainable. The statutory declaration must be recent, and must detail and provide evidence of your attempts to obtain a police certificate.
It needs to state that you have not been convicted or found guilty of any offences against the law of that country or have not been charged with any offence against the law in that country. It must be signed by a solicitor, Justice of the Peace or notary public. Search this site.
Skip to main content Skip to navigation. Hong Kong Hong Kong police authorities require a letter of confirmation from the Education Council that a police certificate is required for the purposes of registration in New Zealand. Other countries You should make your own enquiries about obtaining a police certificate either from the police in that country or nearest embassy as appropriate.
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Types and fees The type of check to be used depends on the voluntary or paid work you're doing or the role you are carrying out. However, if you are due to travel shortly, ACRO suggest that you may want to consider the premium service. In case of sexual crimes article b the criminal record will be destroyed after 80 years. Will other countries have access to my criminal record? These records can be accessed through application to the Central Office of Criminal Records. Different countries have different requirements, but you may be asked to apply for one of the following:.
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