A Certificate of Clearance (COC) is issued by the Singapore Police Force to certify that a person has no criminal conviction within a stipulated period of time of residence in Singapore. The Consulate-General is not authorised to issue such certificates. With effect from 18 October 2010, the Singapore Police Force (SPF) will cease to issue Certificate of Clearance (COCs) to Non-Singapore Citizens.
Singapore Citizens may apply for a Certificate of Clearance using SingPass at https://eservices.police.gov.sg/content/policehubhome/homepage/certificate-of-clearance-hub.html.
Non-Singapore Citizens may also submit an appeal for SPF to issue a COC on the same website above. You must meet the following criteria in order to submit an appeal: