Application for a WA Police
National Police Certificate
How to lodge your application
- Please read the guidelines before downloading and completing the form.
- Complete the form using your computer, and then print it using ONLY the "validate and print" button on page 2.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the introduction of built-in PDF viewer in Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome, users may find difficulty in using/filling the application form. If you experience any such difficulties, please follow the instructions in the below support article to disable the built-in PDF viewer.
Alternatively Internet Explorer can be used to fill the form.
PLEASE NOTE: So that we are able to append your unique application number to the form, it is necessary for your computer to connect with our server. A security warning as illustrated below will prompt for your permission. Please select "Add host to Privileged Locations".
- You MUST complete all the mandatory fields marked with an * on the form. If any of these fields are not completed the form will not print correctly.
- DO NOT sign the form until you lodge your application as your signature must be witnessed by an Australia Post officer (excluding the guardian signature).
- Present the printed form with your relevant Proof of Identity documents and payment to any participating Australia Post outlet.
- Applications must be submitted in person by the applicant. Third parties, such as power of attorney, can not make an application on a person's behalf.
NOTE: Changes or additions to the printed form details CANNOT be accepted. The form must be completed and printed again if there are any changes required.
You will need Adobe Reader Version 8 or greater. Click on the link below to download the latest version of Adobe Reader free of charge:
It is important that before signing the declaration, you have read the information contained in the NPC Application and Guidelines.
NPC's are issued in accordance with Western Australian laws and as such, are only suitable for use in Western Australia by Western Australian residents.
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