How to Get a Police Certificate - Kyrgyzstan

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.

Name of the document you need

Reference certificate on presence or absence of criminal records (Spravka o nalichii libo otsutstvii sudimosti)

Police certificate and IRCC requirements

You must provide a police certificate when you apply for

  • permanent residence
  • citizenship
  • some temporary residence programs

Check your application package or instructions for details.

How to apply

If you live in Kyrgyzstan

You should apply:

  • In person at your local Public Service Centre. You may also give a representative Power of Attorney to apply on your behalf
  • Through payment terminals connected to the system of the government electronic services.
  • On-line at

If you live outside of Kyrgyzstan

You can apply at the Consular Section of your nearest Embassy of Kyrgyzstan.

Special considerations

The police certificate must indicate all names you have used while in Kyrgyzstan.

The Embassy only accepts original police certificates. Print-outs of online search results and electronic certificates are not acceptable.

Contact information

Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kyrgyzstan
Main Information Centre
469 Frunze Street
Bishkek 720040

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