Employment & Background Checks

Colorado Applicant Background Services

View Map of Locations

Step #1 Find your reason for the background check from the list below and click on the + symbol.

Step #2 Select your vendor (choice of two) and select the link for that vendor.

Step #3 Follow the instructions to create and manage an appointment.

State fees vary by service. Each vendor charges a $10.00 surcharge for fingerprint services. There may be additional fees per agency.

 

Approved CABS vendors and links for pre-enrolling and

scheduling for this applicant group(s) are shown below.  

CABS Service Providers
CABS Service Providers

IdentoGo
Appointment Scheduling:
Online: Select an option from the below list or

By Phone:Toll Free: (844) 539-5539

Colorado Fingerprinting
Appointment Scheduling
Online: Select an option from the below list or
Toll Free: (833) 224-2227
Local: (720) 292-2722

 

To learn what qualifies as a Primary Identity Document, please visit Identification FAQs.

Colorado Photo ID Waiver for Minors

The following form is to be used by parents or legal guardians of minors who require fingerprinting and do not have a state-issued photo ID or other Primary Identity Document.

 


Personal Background Checks are at the bottom of the list.

Employment Background Checks start here.

Instructions and information for Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) required by employers.  

If you also require a physical fingerprint card to mail into the FBI, or to another Agency/State, please use the links below: 
*Please do not mail the additional fingerprint card to CBI.*

 

Follow the vendor instructions for obtaining a physical fingerprint card.

IdentoGo uenroll.identogo.com/ or 

Colorado Fingerprinting coloradofingerprinting.com  

 
Approved CABS vendors and links for pre-enrolling and scheduling for this applicant group(s) are shown below.  

 

Personal Background Checks for Colorado Only.

 

 

Phone: (303) 239-4208 with additional questons about a background check.

Address: Colorado Bureau of Investigation or CBI, 690 Kipling Street — Suite 4000, Lakewood, CO 80215

Payment: Acceptable forms for payment are Visa/MasterCard/Discover/American Express, money order, bank (cashier's) check, preprinted business check made payable to "Colorado Bureau of Investigation". No personal checks will be accepted.  Payment must be in U.S. funds.  All approved forms of payment plus cash are accepted at our office.

Civil fingerprint cards can be obtained by contacting the following:

State Forms Center
4999 Oakland St
Denver, CO 80239
(303) 370-2165

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