How to Get a Police Certificate – Iran

Do I need to provide a Police Certificate with my Application for Permanent Residence? Yes

Name of document(s) to get: Police Certificate

How to get a Police Certificate:

If you are a citizen of Iran:

If you live in Iran:

You must apply in person at a Police+10 centre.

If you live outside of Iran:

You may apply at your nearest Iranian embassy.

If you are not a citizen of Iran:

If you live in Iran:

Non-Iranian residents in Iran and people living in Iran as refugees must present either your Iranian residency card or an Iranian Laisser Passer to one of the Alien Bureau Offices, which will then provide a letter of introduction which applicants should present at a Police+10 centre.

If you live outside of Iran:

You may apply at your nearest Iranian embassy.

Information and documents you need:

  • Your original National Card
  • Your birth certificate (Red Booklet – Shenasnameh)
  • Two colour photographs (3x4 cm) with plain white background
  • Your Iranian passport with a copy of the first page of the passport if available (otherwise, a letter of introduction from the embassy is required)
  • Applicable fees

Special notes and considerations

Do I need to provide a police certificate for Express Entry?

Yes. If you are Invited to Apply (ITA) for Permanent Residence, you need to upload a police certificate in your Electronic Application for Permanent Residence (e-APR). Please follow the instructions above to get your police certificate.

We will not accept police certificates sent by mail for Express Entry applications.

Requirements are subject to change. For up-to-date instructions on documents required, please consult the Iranian police website (in Persian only).


About us

Fingerprinting for the purposes of getting a Police Clearance Certificate (PCC), criminal record check (or criminal background check) from the FBI USA, RCMP Canada and from other Police agencies of various other countries is an expert’s task and we at Hayaku Fingerprinting Services are best at it. We are leading fingerprinting service providers equipped with latest technologies ...read more.

Contact Details


Phone: +91-7836091959

Email: contact@hayakupcc.com

Website: www.HAYAKUPCC.com