Police Clearance

Police Clearance

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    A person who stayed in Israel for a period of time and is required by the government of another country or a foreign institution to provide certification of the lack of a criminal record / pending criminal case (certificate of good conduct), may submit an application to the Israel Police through the Israeli Mission. 

    Under the law, the Police Clearance certificate cannot be handed to the applicant but rather transferred to the Official Authority that requested it. 

    The certificate is issued by the Israel Police.
     
    The applicant must arrive to the Israeli Embassy in person to apply for a Police Clearance certificate. 

    An appointment needs to be scheduled in advance by phone: 04 4399514, or via email: consular@wellington.mfa.gov.il​
     
    The following is required:

    1. Your passport

    2. NZ$12 in cash for the Apostille Stamp

    This process can take between 4-6 weeks for Israeli Citizens and between 10-12 weeks for other nationals.​
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