Fredericton / Police force

Criminal Record Checks

Effective March 20, 2020 the Fredericton Police Force will be moving to an online process for persons needing a police record check.  This process allows you to apply for a check 24 hours a day without having to attend our facility.  All aspects of the process, including verification of your identification and fee payment, are handled electronically.  If there are no concerns or follow up required your police screening documents will be emailed to you within 15 business days.

Follow this link to access online Police Record Check application system.

You cannot apply on behalf of another person.  Authentication questions will be based on the applicant’s personal credit file, and the questions are timed to ensure a prompt response and to further enhance security and privacy.

Police Record Checks are STRICTLY for applicants residing in Fredericton, New Brunswick.  

This process is intended for persons living and working in Canada. If you are living/working outside Canada, you should obtain a police check from the RCMP through the submission of fingerprints.

There is a $30.00 fee plus applicable taxes for non-volunteer applications and a $15 fee plus applicable taxes for volunteer applications.

If you submit your payment and application on line but fail to authenticate, we will email you with instructions to enable us to complete the process. 

**If fingerprints are required for a Police Record Check you will receive a call to schedule fingerprinting.  An additional $25.00 must be paid at time of fingerprinting for non-volunteer**

Fingerprints for employment, pardon, immigration, adoption, foster parents, etc are conducted on Tuesdays from 9:00 am to 11:30 am and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm the cost is $40.00 plus tax.

Please call 9-1-1 for emergencies and 460-2300 for non-emergency immediate assistance.