International Criminal Records - Costa Rica

Find information, forms and turn-around times to check criminal records.

Average turn-around time: 8 to 10 days

Application Checklist

For an International criminal record check in Costa Rica, you must submit the following information:

  • Completed Application form Download
  • Completed and signed Authorization form Download
  • Passport Scan. A copy of the applicant's National ID card will also suffice in lieu of the passport scan if the applicant still resides in-country.

What You Need To Know

The search is conducted on the national level and returns major conviction records as well as many minor offenses.