National Police Certificates
A National Police Certificate, (NPC) lists an individual’s criminal and WA traffic court outcomes and pending charges that are deemed disclosable at the time of application. Applications for a WA Police NPC also include a request to spend any eligible WA convictions. For more information on spent convictions, please visit Spending a Conviction.
Application forms are available at participating Australia Post outlets or online. Once complete, present the form along with the application fee and 100 points of identification to any participating Australia Post outlet.
An application for a NPC can take up to 15 working days to process. Once complete, your NPC will be posted to the address nominated on the application form.
If your application was made more than 15 working days ago, if you are experiencing problems submitting an application or if you have received your certificate and wish to report an error, you can contact us via email.
For more information, please see the NPC FAQ’s.