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Police Check New South Wales (NSW)

Start a new Police Check

Australian National Character Check™ makes obtaining a New South Wales police clearance certificate simple. The NSW police check application can be completed securely from your computer, mobile or tablet.

Most New South Wales (NSW) police checks are returned to applicants within 24 to 48 hours.

Applicants can pay securely via credit card, debit card or PayPal.

What is shown on a New South Wales Police Check?

A Police Check New South Wales lists an individual’s disclosable court outcomes and pending charges sourced from the databases of all Australian police agencies. Information on the spent convictions scheme can be found here.

Australian National Character check is a legal and legitimate issuer of national criminal history checks in Australia and we deliver it accurately, fast and safely to you.

Where is my Police Check NSW valid?

A Police check NSW is in essence a national police check. It is valid throughout Australia and hence also within all areas of New South Wales (NSW).

How long is a NSW Police Check valid?

Police checks are usually requested by an individual’s employer, organisation or other third party. Only such authorities can decide when or if they want an updated version of the individual’s police check certificate. A police check is a “point in time check” meaning it has no set expiry date.

Why organisations ask for criminal history check certificates?

Most organisations have to protect their brand image even when they recruit staff, and ensure that they recruit the most balanced, passionate, productive, honest people for the job; a criminal history check can reflect this about an individual.

Every company has a duty to protect and shield the public image and culture of their organisation, and also ensure that an employee is not of harm to the organisation or the customers. A new south wales police check is generally used to assist in these items.

Before employment in most organisations based in New South Wales (NSW), business establishments will often ask individuals to provide certificates of their:

Whatever the name it is called in that organisation, they all mean the same thing, and contain details of past convictions and offences of an individual (if any).

What will a Police Check NSW not include?

A Police check NSW will not include details of spent convictions of an individual. These are convictions that have been legitimately expunged from a person’s criminal records as a result of legal expiration, depending on the dominant legislation in the region.

An example can be a conviction older than 5 years old if convicted as a minor, or any other offence past 10 years.

In addition to the non-included information are:

How to get a Police Check New South Wales (NSW)

An individual can request for their police check NSW by visiting a police station or through the Australian National Character Check website to begin the online application process.

Applicants that apply through Australian National Character Check do however experience the substantial difference in speed and efficiency when obtaining their police check online. Majority of NSW police checks are returned to applicants within one to three business days. Results are emailed on the same day they are received. Overall, applicants save time and cost when applying for their police check online.

Some of the personal information a person will be requested are:

Applicants can pay securely with their credit card, debit card or through PayPal.

Lastly, we understand that trying to recruit the best staff while juggling the need to comply with the employers rule can be quite stressful and Australian National Character Check helps businesses and workplaces to meet the requirements for employing candidates in their organisations.

Accredited National Police Clearance Certificate for New South Wales

Australian National Character Check is an accredited service approved by the Australian Federal Government to conduct nationally coordinated criminal history checks.

A police check New South Wales is actually a National Police Check. When you apply for a police check New South Wales, in essence you are also applying for the following:

Police Check Victoria
Police Check QLD
Police Check SA
Police Check Tasmania
Police Check NT
Police Check WA
Police Check ACT

Police Check NSW for business and workplaces

We provide a 100% online solution for businesses and workplaces to meet employer compliance requirements when hiring or recruiting new staff. Contact us today via email or Live Chat to find out how Australian National Character Check can streamline police checks at your workplace. Our support team is available seven days a week (excluding public holidays).

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