Before an employer offers employment to a worker, they are legally required to check if they have valid working rights in Australia.
Employers and recruitment firms on-hiring workers, are lawfully required to cite the workers evidence of their right to work in Australia. Through using National Crime Check, you can gain evidence of this for your own employment needs.
NCC verifies Citizenship/Permanent Residency status by validating any of the following documents that have been approved by the Department of Immigration and Citizenship (DIAC) as evidence.
DIAC’s guidelines state the following is proof of a person’s entitlement to work:
NCC will conduct a Work Rights check using DIAC’s Visa Entitlement Verification Online (VEVO) system to verify your work rights.