Front Counter Services

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How do I access Coquitlam RCMP locations & services?

Front Counter Services

Customer service is our top priority and our front counter schedule has been designed to minimize your wait time.  With the exception of the sex offender registry, property pick-up and fingerprinting; front counter services are also available at our community police stations in Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam.  Please call ahead to confirm hours of operation. 

If the front counter is closed:

Call the non-emergency number at 604-945-1550, or
Use the intercom located to the left of the front door.
You may be able to file your crime report online. See Coquitlam RCMP's online crime reporting tool.

Find location and contact information for the main detachment office.


Please note the following:

Get more information about the BC Driver's Licence & Services Card.

Services and Fees

Payment options for most services
Police information check - PIC (formerly criminal record check)
Police certificate for foreign work visa: $70
Sex Offender Registry Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Free
Monday to Saturday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. $70
Please Note:  Fingerprinting services are by appointment only, to book an appointment call 604-472-2728 . An additional fee of $25 Federal processing may be required.
Property pick-up Monday to Friday: 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. & 1 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.

Exchange Zone

Exchange Zone Sign

Surveillance Area

Online buy and sell transactions are commonly used by many citizens. There are numerous benefits to online private commerce however, there are risks. Many people have become victims of crimes such as robberies, frauds and thefts when attempting to buy or sell property online. Coquitlam RCMP aims to increase public safety and reduce crime by giving people a place to conduct face to face transactions.

Coquitlam RCMP’s Exchange Zone is located at the Main Detachment (2986 Guildford way, Coquitlam) in front of the main entrance. The area is available to the public and under video surveillance 24/7.

Always be cautious. The Exchange Zone area is monitored by surveilled cameras however, the Exchange Zone and the recordings are not monitored 24/7. The detachment is open to the public during regular business hours which can be found here.

If you are unable to meet at our Exchange Zone, please consider completing your transaction in a well-lit, public area to avoid being a victim of crime.

If you are in immediate danger and require assistance you must call 9-1-1, for all other inquiries please call the non-emergency line at 604-945-1550.

Tips to protect yourself during a buy and sell exchange:


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