Background Checks

Important background check guidelines and information regarding national criminal background checks, criminal record checks, criminal history checks, court and MVR fees in the state of Alabama.

State Laws in Alabama

Need To Run Background Screenings in Alabama?

Hire Image provides comprehensive Alabama background checks including the following:

  • Employment background checks
  • Criminal background checks
  • Drug screening tests
  • Educational verifications
  • Driving record searches

Currently, Alabama has no statewide Ban the Box or Fair Chance Hiring Rules.

Currently, Alabama has no statewide Credit History Bans.

Currently, Alabama has no Medical or Recreational Marijuana Laws.

Currently, Alabama employers may not refuse to hire, interview, promote, or employ a job applicant, or retaliate against an applicant for employment, based on the applicant’s decision not to provide Salary History.

Alabama County Criminal Search Access Fees

Alabama, All Counties, $2.00

Alabama Statewide Criminal Search Access Fees

Alabama Statewide Access Fee $8.00

Alabama MVR Access Fees

Alabama MVR Access Fee $10.55

See the Hire Image Resource Library for more information and to access helpful, up-to-date resource guides for your background and drug screening needs.

Easily request our online Alabama background checks 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Fast turnaround times. Simple and affordable.

Free Background Screening Compliance Review

Are You In Compliance? These 6 steps will help you stay in background screening compliance.

  • Candidate notification (stand-alone disclosure)
  • Obtain candidate’s signed authorization AND provide
  • Mandatory FCRA summary of rights and state disclosures
  • Pre-adverse notification (if applicable)
  • Leave time for candidate to dispute
  • You decide: Hire, or Not (send adverse action letter)

Let Hire Image experts review your background screening forms and process to assess compliance with federal and local laws and regulations.

Compliance Review
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