Not only citizens of Ukraine but also foreigners very often are required to provide a certificate of non-conviction in Ukraine (other names Police criminal record in Ukraine, Police criminal certificate in Ukraine).
You may need a certificate of non-conviction in Ukraine, in cases such as:
- Applying for a permanent residence permit in Ukraine;
- Applying for Ukrainian citizenship;
- Applying for a visa at the embassies of other countries on the territory of Ukraine;
- Confirmation of the criminal record on the territory of Ukraine during the stay of a person in the territory of Ukraine for purposes in another country;
- Participation in the procedure for adoption of children Ukrainian citizens;
- Obtaining a driver’s license in the territory of Ukraine;
- Other cases.
It should be noted that if you intend to provide a certificate of non-conviction in Ukraine in another country then Ukraine, you need to understand what kind of requirements such state has for the legalization of documents from Ukraine. What procedure to choose: consular legalization or apostille, you can read on the relevant sections of our website.
As Ukrainian law does not clearly define the validity period of Police criminal certificate in Ukraine, different state and private institutions will accordingly determine the different terms during which they consider the certificate received on the territory of Ukraine valid. According to our experience, such terms vary from 30 to 60 days.
If you are not in Ukraine right now, and you would like to receive Police criminal certificate in Ukraine, our company can definitely help you with this. Moreover, we do not need an additional power of attorney issued on your behalf; to start the procedure we need a scan a copy of your passport data page only. The terms for obtaining a certificate of non-conviction in Ukraine can vary from 2 working days to one week.
When assisting our clients on immigration to Ukraine or getting citizenship of Ukraine, we always take care in advance of providing a certificate of non-conviction, and this service does not require additional payment. To our other clients who order a certificate of criminal record in Ukraine for their own purposes, we can also help to receive such document in the shortest possible terms, prepare it according to your future goals of its use, and send it by courier to the address in Ukraine or abroad.