Grow your small business with modern background checks

As a leading background service for small business, Checkr’s easy-to-use platform helps you get started with background screenings in a matter of minutes.

Fast

97% of customers say our turnaround time is faster than the competition

Smooth

90% of our customers say Checkr has simplified their daily work

Safe

Built-in compliance with every hire

Why small businesses use Checkr

Start the same day

Our background check services for small businesses make it simple to sign up, select a package, and start a background check.

Easy-to-use

Access your online background check dashboard anytime to log in, place an order, review results, and make a decision in minutes.

Fast, accurate results

Checkr’s advanced technology and proprietary data network delivers 98% of nationwide criminal checks within one hour.

Background checks for small businesses

The right packages, at the right price. Find out how Checkr delivers:

Pre-bundled background check packages

Affordable background check packages include criminal record checks. Or, add-on checks to create custom packages.

Simple and competitive pricing

Account setup is free, and you only pay for the background checks you need.

US-based customer support

FCRA-trained support is available online via live chat and email.

“As a local HR team of one, I need all the time I can get, and Checkr makes the background check process fast and simple.”

Yves Lopez

Director of Human Resources

Thousands of small businesses nationwide use Checkr for background screening

Hire faster while managing compliance

Automated compliance capabilities save you time throughout the background check process.

Mobile-optimized digital consent

Built-in tools account for regional regulations and automatically generate authorizations and disclosures, helping you comply with local laws and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).

Fairer, more accurate results

Advanced technology helps take bias out of the background check process to support fair and inclusive hiring, and can help avoid damaging and costly lawsuits.

Online adverse action

Integrated tools generate candidate notifications and help manage mandatory waiting periods.

“We’ve been impressed with the turnaround time”

“The Checkr experience is always easy to use, integrated with our HRIS system, and simple for applicants. The candidates are able to get it completed quickly and results come back quickly.”
Genuine Foods
Jessica Pancoast, Talent Acquisition
“Our favorite part of using the Checkr platform is the speed and ease of use. It’s incredibly intuitive… In this market, speed is everything.”
Office Libations
Claude Burns, Founder & CEO
“We are a startup and started background checks for the first time with Checkr. We’ve been impressed with the turnaround time and clarity of the results.”
UpLift
Clare Frye, VP of Operations

Ready to get started?

We’ve built a small business background check toolset to make hiring easier, faster, and more accurate.