Get a Police Check (Victoria)

Arrival Time: 80% 1 - 2 Business Hours

Purpose: Individuals applying for Employment (including positions of trust).

Arrival Time: 80% 1 - 2 Business Hours

Purpose: Individuals who work on a volunteer basis.

Volunteer checks can be used for an applicant who will:

  • freely hold the position or perform the role on a voluntary basis for the benefit of the community;
  • not be an employee, contractor, subcontractor, staff member or officer of an organisation;
  • not be entitled to a salary or any other entitlements or benefits associated with the position or role;
  • be a student undertaking a compulsory vocational placement as a requirement of an Australian-based academic institution or training course.

Arrival Time: 5 - 15 Business Days

Purpose: (Australian Federal Police Check) Individuals applying for Immigration, Visa, Citizenship, Working In Commonwealth Facilities & Working In ACT.

  • Note: Certificates issued by the Australian Federal Police are printed on secure paper. It will arrive in the post mail at your chosen address. Will not arrive via email. (No delivery to PO BOX addresses)
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Get an accredited national police check in Victoria (VIC)

Do you need a police check done quickly? Rapid Screening is here to help. We offer nationally recognised, authentic police checks in Victoria (VIC) straight to your inbox. No more waiting days to receive the results, with Rapid Screening you can get your police check delivered within 1 hour*. We’re also 100% accredited by the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) and the Australian Federal Police (AFP).

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Fast & Reliable

Rapid Screening is a fast, online way to do a police check. Once your online application and lodgement has been submitted, 80% of clearance certificates for police checks are provided within 1-2 hours*.

Online Verification

Forget about lengthy paper applications and taking it to the post office. Rapid Screening is 100% online. We use innovative technology to verify your identify via your webcam, mobile or tablet, allowing you do submit anywhere, anytime.

The Rapid Screening police check is a valid National background check within the state of Victoria (VIC).


Rapid Screening is a trusted and secure provider of criminal history clearance checks. We are recognised by the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) and our services are trusted by governments, employers, housing and licensing organisations right across Australia.

Offering Victoria police checks for individuals and business

For Individuals

Whether you’re looking for employment, education, a rental property, obtaining licenses or have legal requirements, Rapid Screening is here to help with your police check order. We make this process easy for you to validate your history and make getting a nationally accredited certificate easy.

For Businesses

If you’re an employer needing to conduct a police checks and criminal history background checks for any of your current or prospective personnel, we are here to help. Rapid Screening can provide all business – no matter how small or large – with secure, authentic and nationally recognised police checks. Most of the businesses that currently use our services are Organisations in industries such as; recruitment, logistics, supply chain, family day care, national disability insurance scheme (NDIS) and more.

Information Security

Your information is safe with us! Rapid Screening uses industry leading data privacy technology and data cryptography to ensure that your data personal information remains safe. We securely back-up all of our police check applications so no data is lost or leaked.

Payment is quick and easy. Here are a couple of ways you can pay:

  • Credit/debit card
  • Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

Don’t wait! Get your police check today.

Rapid Screening is fully accredited by the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) and the Australian Federal Police (AFP).

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Why use Rapid Screening?

Rapid Screening is a nationally accredited, industry leader in police and criminal history background checks. We are here to provide an online service that will make your life easier.

Get your police check done today with full confidence.

  • We are nationally recognised and fully accredited by the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) and the Australian Federal Police (AFP)
  • We’re 100% online, so you don’t even need to leave the house.
  • We use innovative technology to verify your identity instantly and securely using Document Verification Service (DVS)
  • We offer a fast turnaround of certificates – usually within 1-2 hours*
  • We use industry leading privacy software to keep your personal information safe and secure
  • We service all Australian states and territories

Don’t wait! You could have your police check back in the next hour*.

What if you’re not located in Victoria?

Don’t worry – we also offer police checks right around Australia. Just select from one of the locations below:

*Rapid Screening provides police checks 24hrs a day, 7 days a week. 80% of our checks return with a result within 0-2 business hours. However, some checks may require more time. Click here to read more about why some checks take longer than others. *This is not state-based police check. Rapid Screening provides a Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check that is nationally recognised throughout Australia.