Police Clearance Certificates
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Police clearance certificate is issued to Indian nationals for submitting to local government for purpose of resident status, employment or immigration. It is also issued on request, to Irish nationals who have lived in India for visa requirements by other countries etc.

  1. Filling up of Application Form 

The following application form to be filled: - Form (Click here)


  • 20 + €2

Fee is payable by two separate crossed postal orders/bank drafts in Euros, drawn in favour of Embassy of India, Dublin. Therefore, the applicant will have to buy two separate postal orders/bank drafts, one postal order/bank draft amounting to €20/- and another postal order/bank draft for €2/-

  1. Submission of Application and Documents to Embassy

Submit the following documents either at Embassy or send by post to Embassy of India, 6 Leeson Park, Dublin 6, Ireland:

  1. The above completed application form, specifying the name of the country for which PCC is required.

  2. Two separate postal orders/bank drafts as above

  3. Original Indian Passport along with self-attested photocopy of front and last page of the passport- in case applicant is Indian or Indian origin

  4. In case Irish national- Passport along with self-attested photocopy of front and last page of the passport.

  5. GNIB card copy

  6. Two recent passport size photographs with white background

NB: Before applying to the Embassy, please check all the above documents and appropriate fee have been attached with the application.

Document submission time: Monday to Friday between 9:30am and 12.00 noon. (Except holidays)*

Processing Time: If application is complete in all aspects it usually takes 3 working days from the date of submission in Embassy.

3. Collection Procedure for Police Clearance certificate:

Police Clearance certificate may be collected from the Embassy, after 3 working days. Please bring your receipt while collection.

To receive the Police Clearance certificate by Post, applicants are required to send a self-addressed registered envelope with application (Tamper proof envelope only).

Documents Collection Time: - Monday to Friday between 4pm and 5pm. (Except holidays)*

For any further query please write or call:

Email ID: passport.dublin@mea.gov.in

Tel No. +353- 01-4966787 (1400 hrs to 1600 hrs)

*For list of holidays please click: http://www.indianembassydublin.gov.in/eoi.php?id=holidays