Your Partner For Canadian Fingerprint-Based Criminal Record Checks from Costa Rica

Get Fingerprints Taken for a RCMP Background Check Without Leaving Costa Rica

If you are living in Costa Rica but need to get fingerprints for a Canadian Criminal Record Check, trust Reliability Screening to make the process easy. There’s no need to travel back to Canada, we make the process fast, easy and cost efficient. We help you through every step of the process, guiding you to the correct location in Costa Rica where your fingerprints will be taken and submitting your prints to the RCMP’s Canadian Criminal Real Time Identification Services.

There are many reasons why you might need a criminal background check from Canada while living abroad. Whether you are looking to study abroad, apply for changes in immigration status, are applying to a new job, Reliability Screening can help. While the reasons for requiring such a background check are often exciting, they can also be confusing and stressful. That’s why Reliability Screening is fully committed to making the process as smooth and easy as possible. Let us worry about submitting your RCMP criminal background check so you can lay back and keep things Pura Vida.

Reliability Screening’s Easy Process And Fast Turnaround

By choosing Reliability Screening, you are choosing a smoothest process for getting your Canadian Criminal Record check. We’ll give you the steps to follow, and we’ll handle all paperwork & submissions on the Canadian side as well as return delivery to you.

  • Fast turnaround times between Costa Rica and Canada
  • Canadian experts at your services
  • RCMP Accredited to submit electronic fingerprints to CCRTIS in support of criminal record checks.
  • Trusted Partner for companies and individuals worldwide

How it Works

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1. Complete Form Online

Use our convenient online ordering tool to order the correct Fingerprinting check, and receive a detailed list of the documents we will require from you.

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2. Necessary Information

Once payment is complete, we’ll require a few different forms emailed or mailed in order to complete your Fingerprint check with the RCMP database.

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3. We Handle The Rest

We file your documents with the RCMP to ensure you receive your Fingerprint check results as quickly as possible. Wait times vary depending on the specifics of your check.

Official Costa Rica

Fingerprint Documents

Personal Information

You will need to show your ID when you are getting your fingerprints taken in Costa Rica; Make sure your ID info is correct and written on the fingerprint card.


The most important thing when getting your fingerprints taken in Costa Rica is that they are done in ink and that they are signed & stamped. The process might vary from station to station.


Police Documentation

To get your fingerprints in Costa Rica, you will need to visit a police station. They can take your fingerprints and then stamp/sign the card.

About Us

Fingerprinting in Costa Rica for Canadian Record Checks

Living in Costa Rica and need a fingerprint-based Canadian Certified Criminal Record Check? Whether you are in San José, Guanacaste, Puntarenas, Limon, Alajuela, Heredia, or Cartago Reliability screening can help

Adhering to the RCMP’s Standards

Reliability Screening is a trusted partner with years of working with the RCMP in Ottawa. We provide the necessary guidance to ensure that the fingerprints you take in Costa Rica will be recognized by Canadian authorities and get your records check processed.


Frequently Asked Questions

For RCMP Certified Criminal Records Checks submitted from Costa Rica to Canada, you will need to provide rolled (ink) fingerprints. Reliability Screening will receive your fingerprint card by mail in Ottawa and process this with the RCMP; then send the results back to you in Costa Rica.

Yes. We value your security and privacy. At Reliability Screening in Ottawa we go above and beyond the minimum standards and have made it a focus to protect your data and identity and keep you safe and secure. We have earned repeat business and testimonials from our clientele, and we continually strive to maintain the highest standards.

Yes. Reliability Screening Solutions Inc. is pleased to offer fingerprint-based Canadian criminal records checks to clientele in Costa Rica and across the globe.

We feature fast turnaround times and secure processing. After your order has been processed, we will let you know what we’ll require from you in terms of information to complete the service and have it sent back to you in Costa Rica in a thorough and timely manner.

Client Testimonials

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I needed a Canadian Criminal Check. With the help of Reliability Screening, it was easy! They answered all my questions right away and explained everything perfectly. They are very patient and helpful. Thank you so much!

– Karen MacArthur

Fast & Effective Service

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They showed a perfect customer service at a distance! Their staff answered several questions by email/company contact form in minutes or a few hours later, or in less than 24 hours at most, helping me throughout the whole process.

– Marilla Assiz

Simple & Quick Process

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From start to finish, I was kept informed about my case, and I found email … communication to be prompt, friendly and very clear. I don’t usually write reviews, but want to help reassure anyone out there in the same position.

– Phoebe Moffat

Have Any Questions?

Don’t hesitate to contact us!