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.


CABS Service Providers
CABS Service Providers

Appointment Scheduling: https://uenroll.identogo.com/
Toll Free: (844) 539-5539

Colorado Fingerprinting
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.


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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