One of the first questions you’ll want to be answered when applying for a PCC, is how much does Police Clearance cost in South Africa? The other important question will be about how long it takes to get a Police Clearance Certificate, however, we’ll be looking at the cost of getting a PCC from SAPS (South African Police Services) in this article.

It is difficult to determine exactly what it will cost if you want to make it easier on yourself by using a PCC service provider such as Doc Assist, but you can rely on these professionals to know exactly what is needed to expedite your application.

Each situation is unique, and each customer will be unique, always depending on circumstances, documentation and other issues that may need to be addressed before the application can be set in motion.

Your best bet is to contact the friendly team at Doc Assist to request a quotation that depends on your circumstances and the information required to make sure your Police Clearance Certificate is obtained within the constraints of the law.

How much does Police Clearance cost in South Africa?

According to the South African Police Services website, the current cost of a Police Clearance Certificate is in the region of R 150.00, which would have to be paid at your nearest police station, however, this will just be the first step in what could be a long and frustrating experience!

If you decide to cut out all the frustration of running from pillar to post in order to get a PCC, then using a PCC service provider such as Doc Assist will be your best route to a streamlined experience in obtaining a PCC.

Costs will vary with Doc Assist, as pointed out above, however, you’ll be paying for a service that’ll make getting a Police Clearance Certificate a cinch, minus the headaches and time wasted!

Doc Assist will hand submit and collect your completed Police clearance certificate 

The CR & CSM is severely backlogged, and the best course of action is to send Doc Assist your documents and we will hand submit and collect the police clearance. We will include the current processing time in the quote you will receive

Fingerprints will be taken, you’ll need a copy of your ID or passport to be certified at the police station, which will then be attached to your application.

From there, you’ll need to make a statement to the police about whether you have any criminal convictions

The simplified route to a PCC with Doc Assist!

Doc Assist is a proudly South African company that offers an exceptional range of document procurement services, including assisting you with obtaining a Police Clearance Certificate, and they do it so easily!

All it takes for this professional team to get the ball rolling is for you to furnish them with your fingerprints, 2 certified copies of either your ID or passport and the country the PCC will be used in.

Last but not least, if you need your maiden and married surname on the PCC, make sure you include your marriage certificate, and send it all off to Doc Assist!

Once the awesome team at Doc Assist gets going on your application you can sit back and relax, knowing that your application for a Police Clearance Certificate is in the best hands possible!


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