Criminal Record Checks


  • Attend our office in person
    • Monday to Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Reside within the City of Winkler
  • Fee payable by debit card
  • Present two (2) pieces of valid government issued identification verifying your name, date of birth, and address. One piece of identification must contain a photo.
  • Acceptable forms of identification are:
    • Driver’s Licence
    • Passport
    • Manitoba Health Card
    • Birth Certificate
    • Permanent Residency Card
    • Social Insurance Number
    • Firearms Licence
  • If two (2) valid pieces of identification cannot be provided, the applicant may fill out a Declaration of Guarantor form.

For residents who reside outside City of Winkler limits, you must attend your local police agency in order to obtain a criminal record check.

Please be advised that criminal record checks are processed in the order they are received, and will not be completed the same day. Please allow sufficient time for processing. When submitting your criminal record check application, you will be advised by our office staff when your completed criminal record check will be ready for pick up. Please note that the Winkler Police Service will only hold a completed criminal record check for 30 days from the date the application is processed.

Criminal Record Check Fees

Service Fee**
Criminal Record Check $25.00
Criminal Record Check (Volunteer)
*Fee waived with submission of volunteer letter on company letterhead

** Fee payable by debit card

If you submitted forms for Vulnerable Sector Verification and fingerprints are required, the following additional fees apply:

Fingerprint Fees

Service Fee**
Fingerprints $45.00 + $25.00 Processing Fee if Applicable
Fingerprints (Volunteer) $25.00 processing fee waived with submission of volunteer letter on company letterhead

** Fee payable by debit card

A vulnerable sector check requires the submission of fingerprints whenever the gender and date of birth of an applicant match an existing pardoned sex offender record. These fingerprints are required for elimination purposes before a completed vulnerable sector criminal record check certificate can be issued.

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