Prior to using our services, you must complete, sign, and fax the Service Agreement and Notification of Terms to us (see the Getting Started page). Once we receive this form, we will provide you with your Quick Start Kit.
Forms included in our Quick Start Kit
Our Quick Start Kit provides you with all the necessary forms to order background checks. Our QuickStart Kit includes the Background Check Order Form, Consumer Authorization & Disclosure Form, Background Check Release Form, Summary of Rights Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and Sample Decline Letter.
Background Check Order Form
When faxing background check requests, this form lets us know the types of checks you would like to order.
Consumer Authorization & Disclosure Form
All applicants must be notified in writing that a background check (consumer investigative report) will be performed on them.
Background Check Release Form
All background checks are done with the applicant’s permission and complete knowledge.
Summary of Rights Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
Before ordering a background check, you must provide the applicant with a copy of their rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
Sample Decline Letter
The Fair Credit Reporting Act states that you must send the applicant a written letter with DataCheck’s name and address should you decline their application for the job based in whole or in part on our background investigation.