How to obtain a police certificate - Namibia

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 when applying for permanent residence?
Yes.

How and where do I obtain one?
Applicants should present their identification card, date of birth, a full set of fingerprints taken by a recognized police authority and payment of the applicable fees to:

Namibian Police
Criminal Records Centre
Private Bag 12024
Ausspanplatz
Windhoek 9000, Namibia
Telephone: 264-220296/7/8

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