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 Nevada.

State Laws in Nevada

Need To Run Background Screenings in Nevada?

Hire Image provides comprehensive Nevada background checks including the following:

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

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

Currently, Nevada employers are prohibited from requesting or requiring any prospective or current employee to submit a consumer Credit Report as a condition of employment.

Currently, Nevada allows the use and possession of Marijuana by individuals for medical purposes by qualifying patients. Employers have the right to maintain, enact, and enforce a workplace policy prohibiting or restricting actions or conduct pertaining to the use of marijuana. Persons age 21 and older may possess, use, consume, purchase, obtain, process, cultivate (with geographic restrictions), and transport Marijuana for recreational use. The law specifically protects the right of employers to maintain, enact, and enforce a workplace policy prohibiting or restricting actions or conduct pertaining to the use of marijuana.

Currently, Nevada employers are prohibited from inquiring into an applicant’s Salary History, relying on the wage or salary history of an applicant to determine whether to offer employment or the rate of pay, and refusing to interview, hire, promote, or employ an applicant or discriminate or retaliate if the applicant does not provide salary history.

Nevada County Criminal Search Access Fees

Nevada, Carson City County, $15.00
Nevada, Churchill County, $15.00
Nevada, Clark County, $1.35
Nevada, Douglas County, $15.00
Nevada, Elko County, $16.00
Nevada, Emeralda County, $11.50
Nevada, Eureka County, $15.00
Nevada, Humboldt County, $11.00
Nevada, Lander County, $15.00
Nevada, Lincoln County, $15.00
Nevada, Lyon County, $15.00
Nevada, Mineral County, $15.00
Nevada, Nye County, $15.00
Nevada, Pershing County, $15.00
Nevada, Storey County, $15.00
Nevada, Washoe County $15.00
Nevada, White Pine County, $15.00

Nevada Statewide Criminal Search Access Fees

Nevada Statewide Access Fee $33.00

Nevada MVR Access Fees

Nevada MVR Access Fee $8.45

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.

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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)

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