Police Clearance from Qatar

In order to obtain a police clearance certificate from Qatar you must provide the consular section of the embassy with the following documents:

  • Fingerprint document from the MET police and certified from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in England or the foreign affairs office in your country

  • Four passport photos

  • A colour photocopy of the picture ID of your passports (old and new)

  • A colour photocopy of your residency permit in Doha

  • Fees of £78 – Postal Order or Cash Only

  • Prepaid self-addressed envelope, (special delivery or recorded delivery) to return your documents

  • Cover letter from yourself explaining the reason for requesting the police clearance.

    Please include:
    • the period of time that you worked in Qatar

    • your current address

    • your contact details


All documents are to be submitted to the Embassy legalisation department in London.


Please be advised that it takes at least three months to process this certificate.

Consular Information

Please note Consular opening times differ from Embassy opening time
Consulate opening hours:

Monday to Friday

10.00 AM - 1.00 PM

For enquires regarding your application please e-mail us on

Alternatively, you can contact us on
020 7 493 22 00 ext 253