How to Get a Police Certificate - Gibraltar

If you need to give your fingerprints for a police certificate, this isn’t the same as giving your biometrics (fingerprints and photo) for an application.

Do I need to provide a Police Certificate with my Application for Permanent Residence? Yes

Name of document(s) to get: Subject Access Request

How to get a Police Certificate

If you are a citizen of Gibraltar

If you live in Gibraltar:

You should apply for a Subject Access Request by email to the Royal Gibraltar Police. (see Special notes and considerations for complete address). The Subject Access Request Form is available online.

If you are unable to collect the certificate, the certificate can be mailed to you (a forwarding address would need to be provided).  

If you live outside of Gibraltar:

You should apply for a Subject Access Request by email to the Royal Gibraltar Police. (see Special notes and considerations for complete address). The Subject Access Request Form is available online.

If you are unable to collect the certificate, the certificate can be mailed to you (a forwarding address would need to be provided).  

If you are not a citizen of Gibraltar

If you live in Gibraltar:

You should apply for a Subject Access Request by email to the Royal Gibraltar Police. (see Special notes and considerations for complete address). The Subject Access Request Form is available online.

If you are unable to collect the certificate, the certificate can be mailed to you (a forwarding address would need to be provided).

If you live outside of Gibraltar:

You should apply for a Subject Access Request by email to the Royal Gibraltar Police. (see Special notes and considerations for complete address). The Subject Access Request Form is available online.

If you are unable to collect the certificate, the certificate can be mailed to you (a forwarding address would need to be provided).  

Information and documents you need

  • Applicable fees can be paid by bank transfer or in person if applying directly to the Police station

    Payment Details
    If you chose to transfer the applicable fees, our bank details are as follows:
    Account Name: Government General Account
    Sort Code: 60-60-60
    Account No: 47986727
    Swift BIC: RBOSGIGI
    IBAN No: GI77NWBK060606047986727

    Please note that if paying by bank order, the request will not be processed until the bank order is cleared

    • In addition to the processing fees, you will need to complete and sign the application form
    • scanned passport copy
    • If you are not a citizen, you must provide a scanned copy of the residence permit
    • Return address if not collecting certificate in person

Special notes and considerations

To apply by mail:
Central Registry
Royal Gibraltar Police
New Mole House Police Headquarters
P.O. Box 47
Gibraltar

To apply by email: supportservices@royalgib.police.gi

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