Available. An extract of the Criminal Register is issued in lieu of a police or prison record to all persons 15 years of age or over. The nature of the conviction is listed as a citation of the pertinent section of the penal code only.
Note : Persons not physically in the Czech Republic may apply for the required documents through Czech diplomatic or consular representatives abroad. Application may also be made through the applicant's diplomatic representative in Prague. There is a fee for the documents plus an additional fee for an apostille legalization by the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Application must be made in duplicate on a form prescribed by the Czech authorities and obtainable from the diplomatic representative. Six weeks to 3 months are normally required to obtain public documents after the application has been submitted.