How do I obtain a criminal record check/police certificate or fingerprinting service?
Criminal Record Checks, Canadian Police Certificates for Visa Applicants/Foreign Travel/Foreign Work Permits and Fingerprinting Service are now provided by your local RCMP detachment or police department. Please contact them to find out about services offered, prices and hours of operation. For further information, please visit the Canadian Criminal Records section on the RCMP's National Website.
External link, opens in a new windowVancouver City Police will process requests for Vancouver residents only.
To process your request, we'll require the following documents from you:
How do I make an Access to Information request?
How do I obtain a certified criminal record check outside of Canada?
How do I look for photographs of the North-West Mounted Police? The Royal Northwest Mounted Police? Or the Royal Canadian Mounted Police?
Please visit the Archives page on our national rcmp-grc.gc.ca web site for further information and instructions.