Police Clearance Certificate (PCC) is issued to Indian Passport holders in case they have
applied for Residential Status, Employment or Long term visa or for immigration. PCC
cannot be issued for persons going abroad on Tourist Visa.
It has been recognized by the Government that certain countries (currently 17- mentioned
below) do not have strict laws regulating the entry and employment of foreign nationals.
Thus they have been categorized as Emigration Check Required (ECR) countries.

Where to Apply for PCC?

You can apply for PCC through Passport office

Click here to apply online through Passport office.

or Police Commissioner/SP office in your locality

Required Documents for PCC Attestation

Original PCC

Passport Copy - First page and Address page

The following Countries are required PCC Attestation

  1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Yemen
  3. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  4. Sudan
  5. Qatar
  6. Afghanistan
  7. Oman
  8. Indonesia
  9. Kuwait
  10. Syria
  11. Bahrain
  12. Lebanon
  13. Malaysia
  14. Thailand
  15. Libya 
  16. Iraq
  17. Jordan