Test to see if you qualify to expunge your old criminal record

Expunge record documents

Conditions to expunge my old criminal record

My criminal record is older than ten years.
I have not been convicted of any offence and sentenced to a period of imprisonment without the option of a fine during those 10 years.
My fine was not more than R20 000

Person will not qualify if:

He or she convicted of a sexual offence against a child.
His or her name is included in the National Register for Sex

Procedures of removing your record:

1. You need to send/courier the following documents to our office
or contact a NeVeTeC Agent in your region.

* A set of your fingerprints to be taken from your local police station or embassy.
(Note: Two sets are required if you need Clearance after expungement of record)
* Copy of your I.D. Document- (no need to be certified)
* Document1, Document2 and Document 3- Signed & Completed(Downloaded from this Website)

Send documents to

4 Denne Avenue

2.Turnaround time for an expungement is currently taking +- 20 weeks to complete.

This Statistic is based on information obtained on the 1st of February 2012.

3. Cost R2850-00 including your new Criminal clearance






Enquiry Form:

Full Name

Contact Number
Sending Town or City
Do you need a 72 hour fingerprint clearance?
Do you need a SAPS criminal clearance 4-6 weeks?
Do you need both Clearances?
What is the purpose of your clearance?
Do you need additional background screening like credit check?
Do you need your criminal record to be removed from SAPS records?

Are your criminal records older than 10 years old?