Nigeria Police Force Application Or Recruitment Form 2021 (Latest News)

How to apply for Nigeria Police job 2020: eligiblity and deadline

In this article today, we shall show you how to do a Nigeria Police Force (NPF) job application for 2021, deadline of the application and your requirement or eligibilities for this application.

Are you an interested or a prospective person who want to become a Policeman in Nigeria? Do you know that no any job is better than civil servant? Police Force is one of the best civil services in Nigeria and the good news is that you can apply for it in 2021.

If you want to apply for the recruitment of Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in 2021, then keep reading because shortly I will show you every latest news about it.

Meanwhile, Nigeria Airforce has started physical training for the successful shortlisted applicants of 2020. For the schedule of the training, how you should appear in there and everything you must know, please click here.

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Requirements to apply for Nigeria Police Force in 2021

Interested candidates of NPF are advised to read the following instructions thoroughly before completing the Nigeria Police Force online Recruitment Form for 2021 as any incomplete or wrongly completed Form will be rejected and will not be processed.

  1. Prospective applicant must be of Nigerian origin by birth and have National Identity Number (NIN)
  2. Applicants must possess a minimum of 5 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB with credit passess in English and Mathematics.
  3. Prospective Aspirant must be aged between 17-25 years by March 2020. Applicants must be medically, physically, and psychologically fit and must not be less than 1.67mtrs tall for male and 1.64mtrs tall for female.
  4. Applicants must print their completed online forms, guarantor’s form and submit it at the examination/screening and recruitment centre.
  5. All applicants MUST have readily available scanned copy of their O’Level Result, Birth Certificate, LGA Certificate
  6. Male applicant must not have less than 86 cm (34 inches) expanded chest measurement
  7. Female Applicant must not be pregnant at the time of Recruitment.
  8. Applicant must be free from any pecuniary embarrassment.
  9. Application into the Nigeria Police Force requires the use of your National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) Number and by providing the number, you have given the Nigeria police Force the right to get your bio data registered on NIMC website

How to apply for Nigeria Police recruitment in 2021 (step by Step guides)

To be qualified for the recruitment exercise of Nigeria Police Force for 2021 session, candidates must possess an O’ Level certificate in (WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB) with at least five credits level passes including Mathematics and English Language in not more than two sittings.

Note also that the application for this recruitment is absolutely FREE, hence, please don’t pay to anybody for any assistance. However, if you have got a lot of money to share, then you can share them even with me.

A candidate who is suffering from any one of the abnormalities or deformities below will not be accepted for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force:

  • Gross malformation of teeth or jaw preventing proper mastication of food
  • Impediment in speech/Stammering
  • Bent knees, i.e Knees which cannot be straightened when standing at attention/Crippled
  • Bow legs
  • Knock knees
  • Deformed hands which cannot perform the full functions of the hand
  • Amputation of any part of the body
  • Defective eyesight or squint eyes

To register for Nigeria Police Force job for 2021 session, please click here and follow the guides in this article.

Now, to apply or for further information, click on the tab below.

Guarantors’ form of NPF In 2021 and how to download

After you’ve successfully registered, then print out your registration confirmation slip (first image) and guarantor form (second image).

Application confirmation slip of Nigeria Police Force Job 2020
Application Confirmation Slip
Guarantor form of Nigeria Police Force Job 2020
Guarantor’s Form

Then let person you know (traditional ruler of your community, retired police officer or the chairman/lady of your LGA) be as a guarantor of your application.

Note: in your guarantor’s form, you’d align your passport photograph and your guarantors’ passport photographs as specified in the images above.

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After your guarantors have signed the form, then take your registration confirmation slip and guarantor form to the physical screening venue for submission.

Please click here to know the Nigeria Police Force Physical Screening schedule for all thirty-six (36) states including FCT in Nigeria.

Deadline of Nigeria Police Force (NPF) recruitment in 2021

Meanwhile, Nigeria Police Force job application will end on 23rd of August, 2020.

  • If you are being successfully shortlisted, Nigeria Police Force will mail a message to your registered email address, then present a hardcopy of email message sent to you for the next stage of the recruitment process.
  • Applicant that meet the requirement from the online registration would be invited for physical screening at all State Commands (state’s capital), including FCT Command from 24th August, 2020
  • No email and/or phone number can be used more than once in this application doing so will lead to disqualification
  • Applicants with multiple applications would not be shortlisted and contacted for physical screening.
  • The Nigeria Police Force will not on behalf of the candidate edit the provided information of candidates. Hence provide a correct information of your self.


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9 thoughts on “Nigeria Police Force Application Or Recruitment Form 2021 (Latest News)”

  1. Please sir I really need your help, I submitted my acknowledgement slip with out any photo copy of and my gurantor form, I have been trying to login in the site through my email and phone but the site is not connecting, instead there said APPLICATION DOES NOT EXIST
    please how do I get it back🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽

    1. Hi Emmanuel Michael, did you attend the recruitment selection interview venue which was scheduled from 24th of August to 6th of September 2020 that had taken place at the police headquarter of every 36 state?

      If you did attend and submit your credentials, then you would not need to do any upload.

      If you have any question else to ask, please reply to me.

    1. Abdulrazaq Yahaya

      Hello Last Born, thank you for your interest in joining Nigeria Police Force while unfortunately your national id card got burnt.

      However, you could retrieve your national identification number, NIN with the Sim card you enrolled for your national ID with by reading this article:

      Please let’s know if it’s work.

    2. The article you shared has worked.

      now i have known my nin but the problem is how i can scan it.

      they told me say i sholud bring it out for scanning. Please help me sir.

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