NPF Recruitment Application Form Guidelines & Deadline 2021
Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Recruitment Portal Application Form, Requirements, Application Guidelines, Screening Dates, Time, Venue and Deadline 2021/2022 [Police Constable (Recruit)] To Apply Visit
The Nigerian Police Force [NPF] wishes to inform the general public of the recruitment exercise for constables currently ongoing for the 2021/2022 session.

Nigeria Police Force invites applications from suitably qualified Nigerians for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force as Police Constables (Recruits).

Online Application commences on Monday 29th November, 2021 - 10th January, 2022.


The need by the present leadership 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 virile and dynamic police officers for better service delivery and mitigiating emerging security challenges. To this end, our goal is to ensure the safety of lives and property of the Nigeria citizens and make Nigeria safer and more secured for economic development and growth. 


Applicants must have passion for a career in the Nigeria Police Force and must satisfy the following requirements:

  • Applicants must be of Nigerian origin by birth and possess National Identity Number (NIN).
  • Applicants must possess a minimum Of 5 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WASSCE/GCE/NECO/NABTEB with credit passes n English and Mathematics.
  • Applicants must be aged between 17 - 25 years.
  • Applicants must be medically fit, and psychologically fit and must not be less than 1.67m tall for male and 1.64m tall for female.
  • Applicants must not have less than 86cm (34 Inches) expanded chest measurement (for men only). 
  • Female Applicants must not be pregnant at the time of Recruitment. 
  • Applicants must be free from any pecuniary embarrassment.
  • Applicants must print their completed online forms, guarantor forms and submit same at the examination/Screening and recruitment centers.


The applicants that meet the requirements from the online registration would be invited for online screening at all State Commands, including FCT Command, from 10th January to 24th January, 2022. 

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The names of the successful candidates will be published In the national newspapers and other platforms.

Any Candidate who is suffering from any one of the under-listed abnormalities or deformties shall not be accepted for enlistment into the Nigeria Police Force.

  • Impediment in Speech 
  • Gross malformation of teeth or jaw Preventing proper mastication of food 
  • Knock knees 
  • Bow legs 
  • Bent knees. i.e knees which cannot be straightened when standing at attention. 
  • Deformed hands which cannot perform the full functions of the hand. 
  • Defective eyesight or squints Eyes.
  • Amputation of any part the body. 

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Applications must be submitted ONLINE.

  • You MUST have a functional Email Address and National Identification Number (NIN) before you begin your application;
  • Visit OR
  • Fill and SUBMIT the Online Form (Review the Information on before final submission)
  • Ensure that you print the information that is sent automatically to your email and do not forget to copy and save your REGISTRATION NUMBER for future correspondences. The NUMBER is case sensitive please.
  • You would be required to print in hard-copy of email message sent to you if you you are shortlisted and contacted for the next stage of recruitment process

  • No email or phone number can be used more than once in this application
  • Applicants with multiple applications would be disqualified.
  • The Nigerian Police Force shall not enter into any correspondences with candidates for this exercise aside from its portal or candidates email.


The online application will be opened for a period of six (6) weeks from 29th November, 2021 - 10th January, 2022.

For complaints or technical difficulties, please call 08100004507 or send an email to [email protected] or [email protected].



2021 NPF Recruitment Application Form Guidelines & Deadline