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​Physical Evidence Section

What We Do

​Physical Evidence Section offers scientific examinations of questioned documents and trace evidence for law enforcement agencies and private legal firms in Brunei Darussalam.

Types of Services Offered

Types of Document ExaminationAnalysis Duration (From start of analysis)
Altered Documents
Within 15 working days
Counterfeit Documents
Within 30 working days
Handwriting and Signatures Within 66 working days
Indented ImpressionsWithin 30 working days
​Inks​Within 15 working days
Physical Match of Paper Cuts, Tears, and PerforationsWithin 30 working days
​Printing Process
​Within 30 working days
Stamps and Stamp ImpressionsWithin 30 working days
Typewritten Documents
Within 30 working days


Types of Trace Evidence AnalysisAnalysis Duration (From start of analysis)
​Identification of Ignitable Liquid Residues in Fire Debris Samples
​Within 30 working days
Paint Samples, Glass Fragments and Textile Fibers
Within 66 working days

NOTE: Consultation with laboratory is required prior to official submission of cases. All the services offered to the private clients are chargeable. For further information, please contact Physical Evidence Section.

Where to Find Us


Department of Scientific Services

Ministry of Health,

Commonwealth Drive

Jalan Menteri Besar,

Bandar Seri Begawan

BB 3910

Negara Brunei Darussalam

Tel No : +673 2382424

Fax No : +673 2381946

Email :


Contact Details

Head of Section


Tel No : +673 2383123, 2382424 ext 6057


Deputy Head of Section

Email :

Tel No : +673 2383123, 2382424 ext 6046