Ans 1. The RCMP advises that the process takes on average 72 hours from the time the fingerprints are electronically submitted. This average does not include time required for processing by mail.
Ans 2. Fingerprints must be taken by the BLS International Services Ltd finger print technician for it to be recognized by RCMP.
Ans 3. You can make this payment at the BLS Enrolment Centre with a debit card (Visa/MasterCard)
Ans 4. If no criminal record is present, results will go out in the mail within three business days. For clients who have a criminal record, the process may take a bit longer.
Ans 5. For federal government security clearances, results will be sent back to the requesting federal department.
For all other applications, results can be sent directly to you or to a designated third party of your choosing.
Ans 6. Our digital process is fast, efficient, clean and normally takes approximately 10 minutes to capture your fingerprints.
Applicants should bring two pieces of valid government issued identification and one must be a photo ID. The following are types of acceptable identification:
Ans 8. Applicant can visit with/without a prior appointment during the operational hours for the fingerprints enrolment. Find a BLS office near you to know more.