Ministry of Justice Check

Fast and affordable Ministry of Justice (NZ) checks for businesses

A Ministry of Justice check forms part of a robust screening and background checking process for organisations.

Processing an online police check through the NZ Ministry of Justice (MoJ) quickly provides a business with accurate information about an individual’s criminal history, allowing an organisation to consider this information to make an informed, educated employment decision.

There are two options available to companies when choosing to invest in a NZ criminal conviction checks. Organisations can flexibly choose between a ‘standard’ check or a ‘priority’ check, based on their needs, the timeframe they are working within and their budget.

Fast response times

Get results back in moments

Powerful all-in-one tracking

Get auto alerts every step of the way

Flexible pricing

Monthly invoicing – no more annual fees

Official Government partner

WorkPro integrates with MoJ database for verified results

Choose the Check that suits you

Standard Checks

Choose a standard Ministry of Justice check and you’ll get free access to criminal checks on candidates across New Zealand. You receive a detailed, official report that enables you to make a smarter decision with your candidates.

Cost: Free

Priority Checks

Get the VIP service and receive official, verified results on all criminial history in New Zealand for a candidate in just 5 days, guaranteed. Costs start from only NZ$19 per check, with unlimited checks available. Invoicing is still monthly, in arrears, for smarter financing and HR decisions.

Cost: Unlimited access at NZ$19 per check

Why Choose WorkPro for Ministry of Justice Checks?

Secure Portal

WorkPro is an approved Third Party provider of the NZ Ministry of Justice and is now able to provide a streamlined procedure to organisations to process and manage their criminal conviction history requests.


WorkPro provides you with a simple on-line application process where Applicants can complete the necessary paperwork for a check, and allows you to choose the service level you require for every single check.

Transparent and competitive pricing

WorkPro charges only NZ$19 per person for a Priority service and it’s Free for a Standard service. Invoicing is monthly in arrears.

Smarter Ministry of Justice checks for employers

For companies that desire versatility in their police checks, choosing a single option for all of their Ministry of Justice checks is impractical. Many organisations may desire to prioritise application based on financial, recruitment and time constraints.

WorkPro offers a flexible Ministry of Justice Checks service across both standard and priority categories, so organisations can choose the right option for each staff member or employment circumstance.

As an approved Third Party of the MoJ, WorkPro offers organisations a service that is unmatched in New Zealand, with a streamlined flexible process across both priority and standard applications.

Choosing WorkPro ensures companies are able to lodge as many applications as they need for each category. This allows organisations to distribute their applications across the two options and realise the savings that come from this added versatility.

Rather than paying in advance annually, WorkPro’s solution offers a monthly payment solution in arrears – making it easier for companies to manage cash flow.