You can pay for your Police Certificate or International Child Protection Certificate by international or UK bank transfer, also known as BACS payment / wire transfer / direct bank transfer / BT.

Please note: this is not applicable to Covid-19 fixed penalty notices (FPNs). For details of how to pay your FPN, please see our frequently asked questions


The process of making a bank transfer to ACRO is safe and secure.


If you wish to make a payment by bank transfer, please send your responses to the following five questions to our customer services team at:


You will receive by return a unique reference number and all the information needed to affect a transfer of funds.


1) Full name of applicant(s)

2) Date(s) of birth

3) Police Certificate or International Child Protection Certificate

4) Amount you are intending to transfer, in UK Sterling

5) Contact details - telephone / mobile number