Types of Records Checks

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Residents of Ottawa/Gatineau ONLY can request three (3) types of Police Record Checks.

Before you apply, ask your organization which Police Records Check you need to apply for...

Level 1--Criminal Record Check (CR) | APPLY NOW or Read more...

Level 2--Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Check (CRJM) | APPLY NOW or Read more...

Level 3--Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) | APPLY NOW or Read more...

You are required to show proof of your current Ottawa/Gatineau address.

If you currently live outside of Ottawa/Gatineau, you CANNOT request a records check from the Ottawa Police Service. You will need to attend your local police service.

 


Are you unsure about which Record Check you qualify for?

Please refer to the below chart for our most common employment/volunteer positions!

Position/Occupation

Level 1 - Criminal Records Check

Level 2 - Criminal Records and Judicial Matters Check

Level 3 - Vulnerable Sector Check

(applicant must be over 18)

Camp Counselor

 

 

Daycare Worker/
Resident at Daycare Location

 

 

Doctor/Nurse

 

 

Foster Parents/Resident in Foster or Kinship Home

 

 

Host Family/Boarding Parent

 

 

Lifeguard

 

 

Minor Sporting Coach/Trainer

 

 

Personal Support Worker

 

 

Retirement Home Worker

 

 

School Bus Driver

 

 

School Crossing Guard

 

 

School Teacher/Teaching Assistant/Tutor

 

 

Scout Leader

 

 

Social Worker

 

 

Taxi/UBER Driver

 

 

Youth Worker

 

 

Students (School Placements)

 

Name Change

 

 

Retail Store Clerk

 

 

Security Guard

 

 

Labourer/Trades/Maintenance

 

Office Manager/ Worker/Administration

 

Personal

 

Working Visa

 

Immigration/
Permanent Resident