National Police Clearance Northern Territory (NT)
What are the options for obtaining a police check in NT?
Workerchecks is a government accredited provider able to submit police check NT applications on behalf of applicants living in the NT, as well as ensure that your application is promptly processed. We offer our clients a completely online application form that is designed to be completed in minutes. Workerchecks verify all identity documents online which alleviates the need for taking all your hard copy documents to the post office or police station. You can start and submit your application for a national criminal history check in a single sitting and even have your national police certificate emailed back to you in as little as one hour using Workerchecks – the best option for a police check NT.
NB: If you require a certificate issue by NT Police (national police certificate), this can only be obtained through the NT Police Force. Workerchecks is not affiliated with the NT Police Force, and you must obtain one directly through their website. This will require you additional steps to have your identity confirmed, and you should allow a minimum of 10 business days for a NT Police Check to be issued.
Alternatively, Workerchecks are able to provide a national police check, that comes with an 100% acceptance Guarantee. If you request a national police check (for a valid purpose), and it is still not accepted by your the requesting organisation, we will issue a full-refund.
This way you will also not need to visit a post office or police station, and the base cost for a check is often less as it is efficiently completed 100% online. You also have the option to request that your police check NT be obtained online in as little as an hour through Workerchecks.
How do I get a Northern Territory police check ?
There are a few ways an individual can apply for and receive their police check NT. Workerchecks offer you the fastest and hassle free option.
A police clearance certificate is a government issued national criminal history check. You may be asked to provide this if you have applied for an aged care facility role. When applicants are asked to provide their police check NT, they may have been given a paper-based Northern Territory application form. If you have received this, then it must be returned to your local police station for processing. The waiting times for paper-based processing can stretch into weeks. This can include time for your application to be received, processed, and mailed back to you.
Workerchecks offer a 100% online application process with all your documents verified online.
Your police check NT is a national police clearance. This means that applications for a Australian police check will include information gathered from all criminal records across Australia, regardless of the state that you are applying for your clearance in.
A police check NT issued by Workerchecks is actually a national police check which extends to all states and territories.
How long does a NT police check take ?
Workerchecks will typically return your results within the hour. If your application for a national police checks if flagged for review by a state police force, the may be a delay between 1 -15 days for the final results of your Police Check NT to be issued.
If applicants choose the paper-based form, a criminal record check can likely take weeks to be received, processed and returned via post. When you choose Workerchecks, then your police clearance could be completed and returned to you in as little as one hour.
How much is a NT police check ?
The cost of a police check NT for a standard application is $40. Significantly cheaper than other providers with a higher level of service.
Get your police check NT completed online in just a matter of minutes with Workerchecks. Start your application now and submit it in a single online sitting.
We can monitor Working with Children Checks by screening weekly - free of charge
– If you wish to register as a worker who will be working with children, you will need a current Working with Children Check (WWCC).
For organisation’s who hold an account to screen workers – if the worker has a WWCC – we will screen weekly at no additional cost. Results will be available in your business portal. If there is a check discrepancy – you will receive an alert.
WWCC are only processed through the statutory organisations in each state – the contact details and websites for more information on the application process can be found below.
Once you have received your check – we welcome you to add it to your “check passport” and register it with workerchecks.com