Flag of the country where ECRIS provides the German criminal record check.German criminal record check

Source of information: Federal Central Criminal Register
Local name: Bundeszentralregister
International information exchange department name:
(name appearing in the certificate)
Federal Central Register


Information revealed in the certificate:

Type of conviction

  • Several offences, felonies
  • Minor offences, misdemeanors
  • Juvenal punishemnt convictions

Information on the penalty

  • Type of penalty
  • Penalty suspension, probation or parole


Covarage: Nationwide
Time scope: Up to 20 years back
Certificate format: EU template
(Original certificate issued in Polish and its English translation)
Average turnaround time: 5 business days
Price: 79 GBP

Only "No criminal record" certificates are available for non-German citizens. Applications concerning non-German nationals with criminal history in Germany are rejected (full refund applies).


German criminal record check provided by European Criminal Record Information Services.