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Information about obtaining a National Police Certificate (NPC).
If you have been instructed to get a National Police Certificate (NPC) as part of your application to the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulation (VCGLR), you must:
Note: The VCGLR will accept a National Police History Check obtained from Victoria Police, the Australian Federal Police and any other provider appearing on the most current Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission's List of Accredited 'Broker' Organisations.
Victoria Police charges a fee to apply for a NPC. From 1 July every year, the fees increase.
For the current NPC application fee, or more information, visit the Victoria Police website.