Certificate of Clearance

Call 020 7158 0332 to make an appointment for fingerprints to accompany your application for a Singapore Certificate of Clearance or email

Certificate of Clearance

A Fingerprint Check is needed to obtain a Certificate of Clearance (COC) is issued by the Criminal Investigation Department to certify that a person has no criminal conviction within a stipulated period of time of residence in Singapore

Non-Singapore Citizens (Singapore Permanent Residents and Foreign Passport Holders seeking a COC may apply for a statutory declaration (SD) through the Commissioners of Oath or qualified legal practitioners

With effect from 21 June 2016, Singapore Citizens who are overseas may apply for a COC online

If you are applying for the COC from the Uk or Europe, you can have your fingerprint impressions taken by us, either at your own location or at one of our offices

What must the applicant provide?
Applicants outside Singapore must supply:

  • Full set of authenticated Fingerprints
  • Photocopy of valid passport and pages
  • Completed application form
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs
  • Photocopy of document from relevant prospective employer stating the requirement for CNCC (must be translated into English)
  • Fingerprint forms are different for male and female applicants and we carry both in stock

    If you are based in London, in Europe or elsewhere in the UK, we can visit you to take your prints or you can come to one of our venues

    For an appointment please call us:
    London: 020 7158 0332
    Surrey: 01483 200999
    Hants: 02380 308274
    or email

    UK Fingerprint is a trading style of Detective Ltd (Answers Investigation) Reg in England as company number 2807314

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    For an appointment, call us on 020 7158 0332 or email