What is a Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check (NCCHC)?

September 29, 2022 |

Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check (also called police check or NCCHC) is an Australia-wide consent-based check which discloses an applicant’s complete background & history by checking the name, date of birth and gender of the applicant against the records contained in the police information database held by the ACIC.

The extent of police information and personal information disclosed in a police check result depends on the purpose of check. It could reveal disclosable court outcomes & pending charges against your name.