ClearNeed Products + Services

Electronic Fingerprinting

When you need immediate results and you can’t risk not knowing for sure, electronic fingerprint based criminal history screening is your answer.

It is more important then ever to know who you are hiring. Foreign governments are increasing their security requirements for business relationships and travel. Protection of intellectual property is critical for knowledge based industries. You need to be able to check citizenship, employment records, visas and foreign work permits as well as criminal records. ClearNeed employs enhanced encryption and network security standards.

Fingerprint record checks are required for the following:

  • Permanent Residency
  • Canadian Citizenship
  • Canadian Employment
  • Canadian Pardons
  • U.S. Entry Waivers

Criminal Record Searches are required for:

  • Visa Applications
  • Foreign Travel
  • Foreign Work / Student Permits
  • International Adoption
  • Federal Government Work

How it works

ClearNeed maintains a network of Affiliates across Canada who can assist you in the preparation and submission of applications requiring Criminal Background Checks.


How it’s provided

Our Affiliates can provide all the services you need from the simple submission of electronic fingerprints to complete consultation on applications for immigration, pardons and other services.


How to use the service

Contact one of our Affiliates in your area (link to Affiliate Profiles page) or ClearNeed directly to locate new Affiliates not yet listed.



Please contact our Affiliates directly for a list of verification services and their associated prices. If you are unable to locate an Affiliate in your area please contact us directly and we will provide prompt assistance.