Digital Fingerprinting Services
You can call the RCMP at 613-998-6362 or send an email to CCRTIS-SCICTR@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.
The RCMP do not allow us to check the status or follow up with them.
You can walk into our Scarborough office to get fast and friendly services at lowest rates.
Yes the Citizenship and Immigration Canada accept only fingerprints based police clearance (also known as "certified criminal record check", "criminal records check", "criminal background check", "certificate of good conduct", "PCC" etc.)
We charge $39.00 plus HST. The RCMP fee $25.00 also applies in some cases.
Please visit ‘our pricing’ page for more details.
The fingerprints taken with live-scan are clearer than the ink & roll fingerprints. The process is easy, and we can right away transmit fingerprints to the RCMP (via a secure server).
The RCMP normally process electronic fingerprint submission in 72 hours, as compared to the months taken for processing ink & roll fingerprints.
There is no difference. We are an agent of the police. The clearance letter is issued by the police on their letter-head. We simply help to get it done in a quicker way.
You can walk-in with two pieces of ID. We are accredited and certified by the RCMP to take and transmit fingerprints for civil purposes. The fingerprints are taken with live-scan and transmitted to the RCMP in couple of minutes.
Yes we can. You can walk-in with two pieces of ID and walk-out with a complete fingerprint form.
No. You can walk-in during our office hours.
You are required to bring two pieces of acceptable identification (one of them must be a photo ID) and the application fees.
The RCMP will directly send a certified criminal record check (hard copy), via Canada Post regular (non-trackable) mail. If you fill-out and sign a third party consent form, the RCMP can also send the certified criminal record check to a third party.
Yes we can. We are forensic professionals and make sure that your fingerprints are clear and pass through the quality tests of the FBI. Please visit our FBI Fingerprinting Page.
We have FBI fingerprint cards and the required information. You would need to bring only two pieces of ID.
Yes we do. The fingerprints taken by us are accepted by all the foreign countries including Hong Kong, Singapore, Nigeria, Jamaica, Iran, UAE, Qatar, St. Vincent etc.
You may be required to provide a fingerprint based police clearance.
Yes. The authorities require a fingerprint based check.
Our local clients come from Scarborough, Markham, Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, Malton, Etobicoke, North York, Pickering, Whitby, Stouffville, Oakville, Milton, Hamilton etc.
We have helped thousands of our international clients with 100% success rate. Please read their Testimonials.
Name and Date of Birth Based Criminal Background Checks (CPIC)
You can walk-in with two pieces of valid IDs. If you come before 3 pm, you can get it in 2 hours or less.
You are required to bring two pieces of acceptable identification (one of them must be a photo ID), and the application fees.
You do not need to make an appointment.
There is no difference. We are an agent of the police services, and will submit your application to the police. The police clearance certificate is issued by the police on their letter-head.
We are an agent of comparatively less busier police services. They are pretty fast in sending back the police clearance.
Your application for name and date of birth based police clearance may end up in an incomplete result asking for submission of fingerprints to the RCMP. You will loose the money paid for the CPIC.
You can walk-in with two valid Ids. We will take fingerprints and electronically transmit them to the RCMP.
You can come back to pick-up the original police certificate.
Please visit our Digital Fingerprinting page to get detailed information.
FBI Fingerprinting Services
Walk-in with two pieces of ID. We will take your fingerprints on a standard FBI fingerprint card (FD-258), and will provide you the relevant information.
You do not need an appointment. You can walk-in with two pieces of ID (one must be a photo ID)
We do have the FBI fingerprint cards. You just need to bring two pieces of identification and the required fee.
We take fingerprints with live-scan and print them on standard fingerprint card with FBI's certified printer. The live-scan fingerprints are better than the ink & roll fingerprints, and they are accepted by the FBI.
We can also take fingerprints with ink & roll.
$39.00 plus HST (total $44.07), payable by cash or debit card.
We are forensic professionals with over 33 years experience. We are proficient in taking fingerprints and make our best efforts to provide an excellent service.
The fingerprints taken with live-scan at our facility rarely get ejected by the FBI. We are forensic professionals and proficient in taking fingerprints.
In case, they are rejected by the FBI, we provide free re-takes.
You can visit FBI's website to get more details.
You can download it from FBI’s website or we can provide a copy during your visit to our office.
US $18.00 in the form of a money order or certified cheque payable to the “Treasury of the United States”. You can also pay by credit card, but no personal or business cheques.
Yes you can download credit card payment form from the FBI’s website.
International Services (Inked Fingerprints Digitization)
Worldwide Forensic Services Inc is an affiliate of ClearNeed Information Systems (listed on the RCMP’s website). We are one of the leading fingerprinting agencies in Canada, providing services to the International clients. We have helped over 3000 clients living overseas.
Unfortunately we cannot process scanned version of fingerprints. You would need to send us the original fingerprint form (via mail or courier), along with the other documents, as per the check-list.
We cannot process a photocopy. You would need to send the original fingerprint form via mail or courier.
Once we receive your documents and transmit fingerprints to the RCMP (the same day), we will send you a confirmation email. You do not need to keep on sending emails to check as to whether we have received your documents or not.
Yes you can. You have to make sure that the fingerprint layout is the same as on the RCMP’s form or the FBI’s fingerprint card. We also accept fingerprints taken with live-scan and printed on the fingerprints form.
The RCMP takes 3 to 5 business days to process fingerprints and after that they send out the certified criminal record check (hard copy), via non-trackable Canada Post regular mail.
If there is a criminal record, the RCMP can take up to 4 months or even longer to send the results.
Yes the RCMP can send the Certified Criminal Record Check to any address (in Canada or outside of Canada), at no additional cost.
Yes you can. You need to complete Third Party Consent Form and write our address on it. We will receive it from the RCMP and send it to you via courier, at an additional courier fee.
Please send us a quick email providing your complete address. We will obtain a quote from the courier company and let you know.
You need to submit fingerprints for obtaining Certified Criminal Record Check from the RCMP. You need to be present in Canada for basic name and date of birth based background check.
The photograph is printed on the certified criminal record check. With fingerprints, we also transmit a photograph of the applicant.
You can pay by a Credit Card (Visa or MasterCard only), PayPal, email transfer (to firstname.lastname@example.org), an international money order or bank draft.
If you want to pay via PayPal, send us a quick message to request a PayPal invoice. You do not need a PayPal account to pay via PayPal.
Yes they can. You can forward credit card payment form to your friend or family member. They can complete it, sign it and email to us.
Once we transmit fingerprints to the RCMP, we will send you a confirmation email.
To check the status, you can call the RCMP at 613-998-6362 or send an email to CCRTIS-SCICTR@rcmp-grc.gc.ca.
The RCMP do not allow us to check the status or follow up with them.
Yes you can.
Yes it is possible. You need to complete a third party consent form and write their address on it. The right thumb print on that form is mandatory.
You can use a stamp pad (any color) and put right thumbprint on this form. If you are not sure about the clarity of the thumbprint, please send us 2, 3 forms and we will select the clearest one.
From Canada we cannot electronically transmit fingerprints to the FBI to reduce wait time.
Yes we also offer this service at an additional fee. Please let us know your requirement and we will send you a price quote.