Criminal record checks
There are two types of criminal record checks which have separate Frequently Asked Questions.
Australian (national) criminal record checks - (CRC)
Applicants/nominees must provide consent, at the time of making an application for teacher registration, for the TRBWA to obtain a CRC.
Overseas (international) criminal record checks - (OCRC)
An OCRC is required from applicants who have resided in a country other than Australia for a cumulative period of 12 months or more. The specific requirements related to OCRCs are set out on the OCRC page.