Updated Employment & Background Checks



Colorado Applicant Background Service


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.


There is a $10.00 fee for either vendor to process your request. There may be additional fees per agency.


Current Approved Vendors: 

IdentoGO: https://www.identogo.com/
Appointment Scheduling Website: https://uenroll.identogo.com/
Phone: (844) 539-5539 (toll-free)

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


Colorado Fingerpirnting: http://www.coloradofingerprinting.com
Appointment Scheduling
Website: http://coloradofingerprinting.com/cabs/
Phone: 303-292-2722
Toll Free: 833-224-2227



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.


Instructions and information for Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) required by employers and for personal background checks below:





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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