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Requirements for Police Clearance / Character Certificate


Applicant needs to provide following documents for Police Clearance / Character Certificate application processing:

Option I

  1. Application form application form
  2. Four (04) photographs (fresh Passport size).
  3. CNIC/NICOP or Pakistani Machine Readable Passport along with photocopies.
  4. Fill the enclosed form and duly attested by the Attestation Department in High Commission for Pakistan, London (Click here for attestation timing).
  5. Applications processing time are waries from 3 to 5 Month or more

Option II

  1. Make an Authority Letter in the name of any relative in Pakistan. For Authority Letter Click Here
  2. Get appointment and Attest (AL) from any Pakistan Missions which is near to you in UK.
  3. Bring valid original and copy of Pakistan ID (Passport or CNIC) along with your Authority Letter (one copy too) for attestation at High Commission.
  4. Send this Attested Authority Letter to Pakistan to your relative who will process your Police Check from concerned Police Station.
  5. After getting (Police Check) from Police Station make sure it is attested from Foreign Affairs Office or regional office before it is return back to you.
  6. You need to attest your (Police Check) from High Commission/Sub Mission before you show it to local authorities in UK.


Punjab Police Global Portal

It is to inform that people belonging from Pakistan's Punjab province can apply for Police Character Certificate through Punjab Police Global Portal. This facility is available now at the High Commission for Pakistan, London.

Moreover, this facility is also free of cost. Applicants are just required to visit the High Commission in person along with original ID card and original Pakistani Passport.

For any further query, please contact us at or Phone no: 02076649246

Opening Hours


Application Processing
(Appointment only)

Monday to Thursday
1000 to 1200 hrs. &
1400 to 1600 hrs.
1000 to 1200 hrs. &
1430 to 1600 hrs.

Consular Services

Submission of Passport applications
(Appointment only)
and documents for attestation
Monday to Thursday
1000 to 1230 hrs.
1000 to 1200 hrs.

Delivery of Passports
Monday to Friday
1400 to 1500 hrs.

Submission and Collection of Attested documents
Monday to Thursday
1000 to 1300 hrs.
and Friday
1000 to 1200 hrs.

Note: Appointment only