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Do you need a fast $40 Police Clearance SA ?

Workerchecks is a government accredited provider able to not only submit individual and corporate applications on behalf of applicants.

We offer our clients a completely online application process 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.

NB: If you require a certificate issue by SA Police (national police certificate), this can only be obtained through the SA Police Force. Checked Australia is not affiliated with the SA Police Force, and you must obtain one directly through their website. This will require you to also visit a SA Police station, have your identity confirmed in person, and cannot be completed entirely online. You should allow a minimum of 15 business days for a SA Police Check to be issued.

Alternatively, we are able to provide a national police clearance, that comes with an 100% Acceptance Guarantee. This means, if you request a national police check (for a valid purpose), and it is still not accepted by your 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 cost for an Australian National police check is lower as it is completed 100% online.


How do I get a SA Police check online?

If you have been asked to provide a copy of a SA police clearance then you may have received a copy of a paper-based South Australia police national police check application form. This form cannot be submitted directly to the government, you will need to complete and return this form to your local SA police station. You will likely wait weeks for your application to be received, processed and your national police clearance mailed back to you. Workerchecks offer you the same process entirely online and with a much faster turnaround.

Your police check SA is actually a national police clearance which means that applications for your police check, regardless of which state you applying within, will include information taken from any criminal records across Australia. For information on what’s included on your Australian national police check, please check out our FAQs.

This also means that Workerchecks can help you obtain your national police clearance for use in any state from the same simple and easy-to-use online form.

How long does a South Australian Police check take?

To have your criminal record check completed and returned in as little as one hour, all you need is your ID documentation and a few minutes online with either a scanner or a camera at hand.

In roughly 30% of cases, however, your national police clearance can be delayed, as it requires additional review by the relevant state police force. Typically, your national criminal history check is received between 1 and 15 business days later, as this requires an official to sight and allocate a potential match.


How much does a SA police check cost?

The cost of a police check SA for a standard application is $40. Significantly cheaper than other providers with a higher level of service.

Get your police check SA completed online in just a matter of minutes with Workerchecks. Start your application now and submit it in a single online sitting.

Can I access my SA Police Check from overseas?

Yes  – from your personal Worker Checks portal!

If you apply for a Worker Checks National Police Check while overseas you’ll need to be able to receive SMS messages on your mobile phone to verify your personal account on initial application.

You can print out your police check from you r worker checks personal portal.  Our printed certificates contain an easy to use validation feature – which allows any printed certificate to be checked against the issued certificate record (securely stored on the workers checks secure blockchain). See more about validating a printed certificate here -->

Before you apply for an Worker Checks National Police Check while overseas, ask the organisation requesting the check if this meets their requirements. You may need an Australian Federal Police (AFP) Check instead.

Can I use an old Australian Police clearance ?

Your SA police check is an up to the minute document which does not expire; however, some employers will require a police check from South Australia that has been issued within a certain time frame

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