Step One:  Apply for a National Police Check

A National Police History Check must be obtained as part of your Clearance for Ministry application.

  • This is a confidential process using an external contractor (Crimcheck).
  • There is no cost to obtaining a police check.
  • The result will be made available to the Diocesan Safe Church Officer and Director of Professional Standards only
  • You will require identification.  A list can be found here.
  • For diocesan/parish purposes only.  This facility cannot be used for obtaining a police check for the bowls club etc

10 minutes

Step Two:  Apply for a Clearance for Ministry

Applying for a Clearance for Ministry is a national standards process mandated by the Anglican Church of Australia.

10-15 minutes