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We are Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) accredited and the police check process is 100% online

In most cases official results are completed within minutes *


Employment Check


  • Resume/Verify Check
  • Easy, quick and 100% online
  • Accredited and compliant
  • Local Friendly Support
  • Trusted and secure
  • Australia Wide / All States

Why 1-Check

  • Simple online process

    Apply online for the fastest and easiest way to get your Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check results (previously known as a police check).

    We are connected to National Police Checking Service so 70% of applications are returned with minutes.

  • ACIC Accredited Organisation

    As an ACIC accredited provider and our Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check results are accepted by government departments, licensing authorities and employers.

  • Secure Process

    We use the latest encryption technologies to protect your data, no matter where from, a secure 128-bit SSL session is established between you and 1-check.

  • Available on all devices

    Our service is available on any device – computer, tablet or mobile. This allows you to complete your Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check anywhere anytime.

  • Australia Wide

    Our criminal background checks are accepted and recognised Australia wide. We provide Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Checks (previously known as a police check) for all states and territories.

  • Support - 7 days a week

    Live Chat with our friendly support or Email us at who have more than 30 years combined experience in government services.


Applicants must fulfill the all the following requirements.

How 1-Check's police check works

Select check & pay
Select employment check and pay by credit card.
Provide your details
Upload Identity documents and required personal details, including a selfie.
Police Database Check
Your details are checked against the national criminal records database to check for possible matches.
Download report
View or download your Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check report (previously known as a police check report or certificate)

Reasons for a police check report

Our Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Checks can assist with any of the following needs

  • Employment
  • Adoption
  • Working in residential aged services or with vulnerable people.

Police Check process statistics


Of checks are returned in minutes


Of checks are returned with 10 business days


Our police checks are completed 100% online across all devices.


Accredited and comply with ACIC, trusted by companies and individuals.

Pricing that doesn’t break the bank

We offer competitive pricing with no hidden costs.

Bankruptcy Check
Pay $23.00
This is used for check the whether a person has applied for bankruptcy
Hard Copy
Pay $9.95
A hard copy of your report can be purchased after you have submitted your online application.

Frequently Asked Questions

Your will need to provide 5 identity documents from three categories of identity documents:

One commencement of identity document:

  • (a) full Australian birth certificate (not an extract or birth card)
  • (b) current Australian passport (not expired)
  • (c) Australian visa current at time of entry to Australia as a resident or tourist
  • (d) ImmiCard issued by Department of Home Affairs (previously the Department of Immigration and Border Protection) that enables the cardholder to prove their visa and/or migration status and enroll in services
  • (e) certificate of identity issued by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) to refugees and non-Australian citizens for entry to Australia
  • (f) document of identity issued by DFAT to Australian citizens or persons who have the nationality of a Commonwealth country for travel purposes
  • (g) certificate of evidence of resident status.

One primary use in the community document:

  • (a) current Australian drivers licence, learner permit or provisional licence issued by a state or territory, showing a signature and/or photo and the same name as claimed
  • (b) Australian marriage certificate issued by a state or territory (church or celebrant-issued certificates are not accepted)
  • (c) current passport issued by a country other than Australia with a valid entry stamp or visa
  • (d) current proof of age or photo identity card issued by an Australian Government agency in the name of the applicant, with a signature and photo
  • (e) current shooters or firearms licence showing a signature and photo (not minor or junior permit or licence)
  • (f) for persons under 18 years of age with no other Primary Use in Community Documents, a current student identification card with a signature or photo.

Two secondary use in the community documents:


  • (a) certificate of identity issued by DFAT
  • (b) document of identity issued by DFAT
  • (c) convention travel document secondary (United Nations) issued by DFAT
  • (d) foreign government issued documents (for example, drivers licence)
  • (e) Medicare card
  • (f) enrolment with the Australian Electoral Commission
  • (g) security guard or crowd control photo licence
  • (h) evidence of right to an Australian government benefit (Centrelink or Veterans’ Affairs)
  • (i) consular photo identity card issued by DFAT
  • (j) photo identity card issued to an officer by a police force
  • (k) photo identity card issued by the Australian Defence Force
  • (l) photo identity card issued by the Australian Government or a state or territory government
  • (m) Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC)
  • (n) Maritime Security Identification Card (MSIC)
  • (o) credit reference check
  • (p) Australian tertiary student photo identity document
  • (q) Australian secondary student photo identity document
  • (r) certified academic transcript from an Australian university
  • (s) trusted referees report
  • (t) bank card
  • (u) credit card

One self-captured photo with a submitted document 

  • (a) recent photo, with head and shoulders, captured with a document submitted
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Below are some stories from a few of our students who successfully completed the course and gained the qualification. They are now developing their careers in the industry and working to help their clients build better lives.

This could be you, register now and you too could be on your way to a rewarding career in the Community Services industry and be making a difference to people lives that you work with. Get started now!