Colorado Background Check
Individuals, employers, and volunteers can conduct background checks in Colorado, by going to the Colorado government site and filing out the necessary forms below. Due to the state and local laws, some background checks may require fingerprints. Although some professions, like healthcare, government and state employees require fingerprinting, please refer to your potential employer for the need for fingerprints.
How to conduct a Colorado background check?
Individuals, employers, and volunteers can order an electronic Colorado background check by filling out the form on our site. Here is a step by step guide:
- Visit our site to order a Colorado Background Check.
- Fill out all the necessary information on the custom background check form.
- Click the state criminal search checkbox under the zip code text field.
- Select Colorado under the state criminal search checkbox.
- Fill out card details. We accept Visa, Visa Electron, Discover, JCB, Diners, and American Express.
- Click the checkbox I Agree to the Terms and Conditions.
- Click captcha.
- Click Order Now.
- Done! You will be redirected to our homepage and your report will be emailed to the email provide in the background check inquiry.
How much does a Colorado background check cost?
Depending on the type of background check in question the prices may vary. Our electronic Colorado criminal records search is $20.00. While conducting a fingerprint background check, the prices may vary from place to place.
How long does it take to get the results from a Colorado background check?
Turnaround time can range from 24 hours to four weeks.
What’s the difference between an online Colorado background check and a Colorado fingerprint background check?
The Colorado online background check is an electronic name based search from the state of Colorado criminal record database and the results are returned quicker. A Colorado fingerprint background check is essentially the same background check except an individual must go to a physical fingerprinting location and complete get their fingerprints taken by a certified fingerprint technician. The Colorado fingerprint background check turnaround time have longer wait times.
Where can I get a fingerprint in Colorado?
Individuals may check local background check companies in the state of Colorado that conduct fingerprints by a certified fingerprint technician. Individuals can also visit Colorado state police and local law enforcement departments to conduct fingerprints.
Colorado Background Check Laws
As background check laws are always changing, we look to always keep up to date for all the Colorado background check laws. Please consult your attorney on for legal advice about Colorado background check laws. Currently, Colorado has no state laws restricting employer use of criminal records. Here, you can view more about a Colorado Background Check. Colorado has no statewide ban-the-box law. In Colorado, some cities and counties participate in local ban-the-box laws.
8-2-126. Employer use of consumer credit information – violation
In accordance to 8-2-126. Employer use of consumer credit information – violation, Colorado employers may only consider a candidate’s credit information when making an employment decision; (1) the employer is a financial institution or bank; (2) the report is mandatory by law; or (3) the credit report is significantly linked to position in question and the employer has sufficient reason, explained in writing, to ask for the candidate’s credit information.
Written on 2021-01-31 21:45:09 by larry coleman