Police Check VIC Victoria

Get your accredited Australian Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check online.


Get an accredited police check in Victoria (VIC)

Backy Check provides australians with police checks in Victoria, VIC. Our police checks are valid Australia-wide and are accredited police background check clearances. Therefore, it is a valid Police check in VIC, Victoria, as well.

We are accredited body of ACIC (Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission).

Our police checks are available online to anyone in Australia or any australian business.

Because Backy Check issues police checks through a 100% online process and has the most advanced technology we can provide super fast turnaround times, most police clearance certificates are provided within 24 hours.

It takes no time to confirm your identity through our ID verification technology.

For individuals

Police check prices

Our best police check price. Fast and easy online application.

$ 42 .90

Employment police check

GST included

  • 100% online application
  • 70% of checks are completed in real-time.
  • Secure and easy
  • ACIC Accredited
  • For employment, licensing, rental and personal purposes
$ 23 .90

Volunteer police check

GST included

  • 100% online application
  • Fast and easy
  • Secure
  • ACIC Accredited
  • Only for non-paid jobs or positions within the voluntary sector

If you have any questions please contact us

Police check for businesses in VIC

Built with the latest technology. Easy to use. Full support provided.

Backy Check offers multiple solutions that help your business process police checks, background checks, reference checks, VEVO checks, online identity checks and screening services quickly and efficiently.

Whether you are in Victoria (VIC) or in any other Australian State or Territory, our police checks can be done online, and are valid and available in all Australia.

We can help businesses looking to perform their own background checks on employees, external contract workers and personnel. Backy Check can provide business with their need for secure background checks.


Online portal

  • ID verification included
  • Pay as you go
  • Customer support responses within 24 hours

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API integration

  • Fully integrated into your system
  • Access to reports and dashboards
  • 100% online application

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  • Introduce any client
  • The client uses our services
  • You start getting paid

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Just a few of our business features

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No fees

Nobody likes fees, including us. Pay only for what you need, when you need it.

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Real time updates

Review the status of a check in real time. Real time KPI tracking against our service standard for processing times.

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Dashboards and reports

Multiple dashboards and reports including ones that show your orders in-progress, order history, applicant performance and much more.

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Customer's ticketing system on portal

Easily submit support tickets directly in the portal.

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Monthly online invoice

Invoices are in the portal, and can be easily accessed. A list of past, paid and open invoices can be seen in your portal's dashboard.

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Automated follow ups

We know you don’t have time to wait. Get automated follow ups to applicants or referees who don’t respond.

Why use us for your Police Check in VIC?

Australia-wide police checking

A Backy Check National Police Check is trusted and valid in all Australian states and territories.

Your police check certificate - also known as a criminal history check, police clearance or criminal record check - can be used in:

How to obtain your police check in Victoria

ID documents needed for a police check

ACIC requires you to provide 4 documents from the 3 categories listed below:

In all instances, the combination of identity documents must contain at minimum your full name, date of birth and a photograph.

If you have provided identity documents using a former name, such as a maiden name, you must provide evidence of the name change in addition to the four identity documents.

The nature of the documents in each of the categories is summarised below:

Commencement of ID

ONE (1) is required

  • Australian birth certificate or authorised record of birth (not an extract or birth card)
  • Australian citizenship certificate
  • Australian visa current at time of entry to Australia as a resident or tourist, supported by a foreign passport, which is needed for verification
  • ImmiCard issued by Department of Home Affairs that enables the cardholder to prove their visa and/or migration status and enrol in services
  • Current Australian passport not expired, (it may be up to 2 years expired)

Primary Use in Community Document

ONE (1) is required

  • Current Australian passport not expired, (it may be up to 2 years expired)
  • 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
  • ImmiCard issued by Department of Home Affairs that enables the cardholder to prove their visa and/or migration status and enrol in services
  • Australian marriage certificate issued by a state or territory (church or celebrant-issued certificates are not accepted)
  • Current passport issued by a country other than Australia with a valid entry stamp or visa
  • Current proof of age or photo identity card issued by an Australian Government agency in the name of the applicant, with a photo
  • Current shooter or firearms licence showing a signature and photo (not minor or junior permit or licence)
  • 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.

Secondary Use in Community Document

TWO (2) are required

  • Certificate of identity issued by DFAT to refugees and non-Australian citizens for entry to Australia
  • Document of identity issued by DFAT to Australian citizens or persons who have the nationality of a Commonwealth country for travel purposes
  • Convention travel document secondary (United Nations) issued by DFAT
  • Foreign government issued documents (for example, drivers licence)
  • Medicare card
  • A relationship certificate issued by a state or territory Births, Deaths and Marriages
  • Enrolment with the Australian Electoral Commission
  • Security guard or crowd control photo licence
  • Evidence of right to an Australian Government benefit (Centrelink or Veterans’ Affairs)
  • Consular photo identity card issued by DFAT
  • Photo identity card issued to an officer by a police force
  • Photo identity card issued by the Australian Defence Force
  • Photo identity card issued by the Australian Government or a state or territory government (this may take the form of a Working with Children/Vulnerable People Card or a government occupational licence);
  • Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC)
  • Maritime Security Identification Card (MSIC)
  • Firearms licence
  • Australian secondary or tertiary student photo identity document
  • Certified academic transcript from an Australian university or a registered higher education provider;
  • Trusted referees report
  • Bank card, credit card or bank statement (without recording the payment/card number/s)
  • Australian tax file number
  • State/territory government rates assessment notice or Australian Taxation Office assessment notice;
  • Australian utility bill showing name and address;
  • Australian private health insurance card;
  • Australian trade association card

Learn more about the documents required for a police check.

VIC, Victoria Police Check FAQ

Go to Backy Check website at backycheck.com.au/background-check-services

  • Select the check you want. You can also bundle with other checks you may want, as VEVO check.
  • Complete your purchase, and you will receive a link where you can complete online the request by verifying your identity online, and upload your documets.
  • You will then receive your police check.

All our police checks are valid and available Australia-wide.

An employment police check made through Backy Check costs $42.90 (GST included).

A volunteer police check made through Backy Check costs $23.90 (GST included).

We do dicounts for special categories as students, nurses, charity workers, fire fighters, and more.

All our police checks are valid and available Australia-wide.

Once the police check is submitted to the ACIC

70% of all Backy Check applications are completed in real-time*. These are the police checks which result in ‘no potential matches found’ and they have ‘no disclosable court outcomes’.

30% requiring manual process and 95% of those are processed within 10 days. They are found with ‘potential matches against applicant’s details'.

Please ensure you allow yourself adequate time to receive your police check just in case your application requires manual investigation.

All our police checks are valid and available Australia-wide.

*Figures may vary over the time.

VIC, Victoria Police Check special deals

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Victoria Police Checks for Volunteers

Backy Check offers a special price for volunteers in Australia and Victoria. A Backy Check National Police Check is trusted and valid in all Australian states and territories. We value our volunteers who help our community [...]

Police Check report sample

To view the police check sample click on the image.

AMICI Tech is an ACIC accredited criminal history provider. Backy Check is the commercial arm of AMICI Tech and it promotes background check services. AMICI Tech is accredited under Contract to access the National Police Checking Service (NPCS) through the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission. Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission is a registered trade mark of the Commonwealth of Australia. Find out more at acic.gov.au .

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