NPF Recruitment

NPF Recruitment 2019/2020 Application Form and Requirements. Nigeria Police Force recruitment application form, requirements, qualifications and guidelines right here for free.

The need by the present leadership of The Nigeria Police to reposition the Force through capacity building calls for the recruitment of Police Officers of lower cadre into the Nigeria Police Force.

In order to align with International standard and best practices and the United Nation Standard of Policing, the Force needs and is recruiting virile and dynamic police officers for better service delivery and mitigating emerging security challenges.

To this end, the goal of The Nigeria Police Force is to ensure the safety of lives and property of the Nigeria citizens and make Nigeria safer and more secure for economic development and growth.

The Police Service Commission (PSC) is currently recruiting for suitably qualified Nigerians for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force as:

Related: Nigerian Prison Service Screening Date 2018/2019 and Examination Centres

Job Title: Police Constable (Recruits)
Location: Nationwide
Applicants must have the passion for a career in the Nigeria Police Force and must satisfy the following general requirements:

  • Nationality: Be a Nigerian citizen by birth and possess National Identity Number (NIN).
  • Age: Must not be less than 18 years of age or more than 25 years of age.
  • Education: Must have an O Level certificate at least five credits level passes including Mathematics and English Language in not more than two sittings in WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB.
  • Pregnancy: Must not be pregnant at the time of Recruitment.
  • Financial Status: Must be free from any pecuniary embarrassment.
  • Guarantors Form: Must download and fill the Guarantors’ Form, presenting verifiable references from any two (2) of the following: Traditional Rulers, Magistrate, Local Government Chairman, Heads of Educational Institutions attended, Career Civil Servant not below the rank of Grade Level 12, Police Officer not below the rank of CSP, or Military Officer not below the rank of Lieutenant-colonel Possession of a valid National Drivers’ License is an added advantage.
  • Character: Must be of good character and must not have been convicted of any criminal offence.
  • Height: Must not be less than 1.67 metres in height for men and 1.64 metres for women.
  • Chest Measurement: Must not have less than 86 cm (34 inches) expanded chest measurement (for men only).
  • Physical Features: Must not have any one of the following abnormalities or deformities: Speech impediment Knock Knees, Bow Legs, Bent Knees, Flat Feet, Deformed Hands which cannot perform the full functions of the hand, Tattoos, Bodily Scar, Defective Eyesight or Squint Eyes, Amputation of any part of the body, Gross Malformation of teeth, Protruding Navel.
  • Note: All candidates must undergo a medical examination before final selection.


  • Applicants must print their completed online forms, guarantor form and submit it at the examination/screening and recruitment centre.
  • All applicants MUST have a readily available scanned copy of their:
    – Birth Certificate Result
    – FSLC Result
    – LGA Certificate
    – Passport Photograph

How to Apply for NPF Recruitment 2019 Application Form

Interested candidates should visit the Nigeria police portal on ( to submit the online application form. Upon successful submission, all applicants must print out their Acknowledgement Slip. The recruitment exercise is absolutely FREE!!!

NPF Application Process

  • Make sure you download and fill the Guarantor’s Form (
  • Applicants must have a valid/functional Email and Phone Number for verification purposes.
  • All application must be submitted through the official recruitment portal on (
  • Enter your personal information such as Nationality, State of Origin, NIN, LGA and others.
  • A verification message will be sent to the email address you inputted, proceed to print and save the UNIQUE ID for references
  • All shortlisted candidates will be required to present a HARDCOPY of the Email message received during the next phase of the recruitment exercise.
Important Information
  • All applications must be submitted “Online”.
  • Applicants must have a valid email address and phone number before starting the application form, visit
  • Fill and “Submit” the Online Form. (Review the information before final submission).
  • Print out the information that is sent automatically to your Email, and save your “Registration Number”.
  • Shortlisted applicants for the next phase of the recruitment exercise will be contacted via SMS/E-mail address used during registration.

Online Application Closing Date:
January, 11th 2019.


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  1. I apply for Nigerian police 2019/2020 them say we can choose any of our choice for physical screening me I from Kogi state I choose Lagos state for physical screening instead of Kogi state because am living in Lagos it is going to work like that.


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