Police Checks FAQ
I have had had business interests and loans in several countries and intend to travel. Should I check if there have been any cases against me?
Yes, especially if you are traveling to certain areas or countries.
I would like to return to a country I have previously lived and worked in but but am unsure if I have any outstanding debts there. Can I check before going, if there are any cases against me?
Yes, we can do a full Police & Immigration check in advance of your relocation, to give you peace of mind that you will not be arrested on arrival.
How long does a Police Check take?
This depends on the number of countries to be searched. 3-5 days is usual for one country unless you wish to have an expedited service.
Does the UAE share its police database with other countries?
It does, usually depending on the type of case and interest.
Once I obtain the police check, how long is it valid for?
It is valid as of that moment and regular checks should be obtained if there is cause to believe that you are at risk of a police complaint being initiated.
If there is a Police Case registered against me, does that mean I could be on Interpol?
Yes, depending on the nature of the incident and an Interpol check should also be made.