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First steps to becoming a recruit.

Currently there are no Walk-in Screening. However, when notified

Applicants should:

•  be a citizen of Trinidad and Tobago 
be between 18 and 35 years old
be of good physique and at least 167 cm in height (150 cm - female)
•  be of good character
possess 5 O’Levels, English Language is compulsory,  or produce proof of having reached an equivalent standard (in  cases where applicants attended higher  standard of education)
possess a valid Trinidad and Tobago Driver’s Permit with a Class 3 endorsement to drive light motor vehicles


Male applicants are required to attend screening dressed in a short sleeve shirt, dress pants, dress socks and dress shoes. 

Female applicants attending screening should be dressed in short sleeve, skirt business suits with whole shoes.

To be screened applicants must have in their possession:

 • Academic Certificates with proof of 5 O’Levels, its equivalent or higher standard of education 
 •  Driver’s Permit
 • Computerized Birth Certificate
 • National Identification Card or Passport
 • Copies of all documents
 • Two (2) passport size photos 


Be advised that in accordance with the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service Regulations Chapter 15:01, Regulation 3, in order to become a recruit, candidates must successfully complete all the undermentioned requirements:

•  A written examination
•  English
General Knowledge (local, regional, international and TTPS)
Background investigation including fingerprinting
•  Medical examination
Agility test
Polygraph examination
Psychological examination
Drug testing

For additional details interested persons can contact the Recruiting Office at 710-1260, 710-1284, 291-2247 or via email