Police Checks Australia
When applying for many Australian visas, you might be asked to undertake police check. This short article shows you easy steps to do police checks in Australia.
Police Check is a procedure to check your criminal history records. It is a required procedure in Australia for a number of purposes:
+people requiring a check under Commonwealth legislation
+residents of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), Jervis Bay Territory and external Commonwealth territories
+people seeking employment with the Commonwealth Government
+adoption, including overseas adoption
Unless stated clearly, you are not required to apply for fingerprint checks which can be an extra and unnecessary cost for your visa application.
+Official Site for National Police Checks