Top 10 FAQs

How do I check the status of my application?

Will I still be able to get a licence if I have a criminal record?

If I have changed my name or address, how do I inform the SIA?

I've heard that I have to get a criminal record check from other countries. Is that true?

I served overseas in the military. Do I need to get criminal record checks from all of those countries?

Why is my application taking longer than expected to process?

I have been to the post office and my application status shows 'Awaiting Documentation'. What does this mean?

What do I do if my licence is lost, stolen or damaged?

How can I contact the SIA?