How Do I Get A Criminal Record Check For My PA License?

Why Get A Criminal Record Check?

The PA Real Estate Commission uses your criminal check as a basis to accept or deny your license application.

When Should I Get My Criminal Record Check?

We recommend waiting until after you have passed the Pennsylvania state licensing exam.

Where Do I Get Criminal Record Check?

PA residents can obtain their criminal record check through the state police's PATCH website.

How Much Does It Cost?

The fee is $22 ​if you obtain your criminal record check through the PATCH website.

When Will I Receive My Criminal Check?

​It may take up to 3 weeks to receive your criminal record check.

What Will My Criminal Record Check Be Used For?

The Commission will use your criminal record check to see if you have any prior convictions or criminal activity.

Click on the link below to learn more about getting your criminal record check for your license.