Draw-Down Accounts for Criminal Record Checks


Establishing a Draw-Down Account


An organization registered with the Criminal Records Review Program (CRRP), and meets our criteria, can establish a draw-down account to pay for criminal record checks by contacting crrp.drawdowns@gov.bc.ca for more information and instructions.

Note: Each criminal record check costs $28. The CRRP sends account holders a monthly statement and recommends that accounts are maintained with a balance to cover at least two months of criminal record checks.

 


Using a Draw-Down Account for Manual Record Checks


For manual criminal record checks, both CRR013 and CRR014 must be submitted together by the organizations Authorized Contact Person.

The CRR013 must include:

  • Schedule type and works with category
  • Part 1: Applicant Information
  • Part 2: Organization Information
  • Applications position
  • The applicants physical signature and date signed

The CRR014 must include:

  • All applicants names that are submitted on the attached CRR013 forms (maximum of 15)
  • The name of your organization
  • Contact phone number
  • Draw Down Account #
  • Authorized Contact name (printed)
  • Authorized Contact physical signature
  • Date signed

Adding funds to an Account


Once a Draw-down account has been established you can add additional funds to your account by sending the CRRP an Application for Criminal Record Check Payment Form:

  • The form can be obtained by contacting the CRRP at crrp.drawdowns@gov.bc.ca
  • The form must be filled out with the payors information, the amount of top up as well as either:
    • Credit Card information (only Visa and Mastercard are accepted), or
    • A money order made payable to the Minister of Finance, or
    • A certified, or business, cheque made payable to the Minister of Finance (personal cheques are not accepted)
  • The form and payment must be submitted by mail (we cannot take payment be email or phone) to:

Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

Criminal Records Review Program

Policing and Security Programs Branch, Security Programs Divison

PO Box 9217 Stn Prov Govt, Victoria BC V8W 9J1

 


Online Record Checks using Draw-Down Accounts


When you submit a criminal record check through the Organization-Based Online Service, the fees will be withdrawn from your account automatically.

Please Note: Draw-down accounts cannot be used to pay for applications submitted through the applicant based eCRC.