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 Tennessee.

State Laws in Tennessee

Need To Run Background Screenings in Tennessee?

Hire Image provides comprehensive Tennessee background checks including the following:

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

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

Currently, Tennessee has no statewide Credit History Bans.

Currently, Tennessee has no Medical or Recreational Marijuana Laws.

Currently, Tennessee has no statewide Salary History Bans

Tennessee County Criminal Search Access Fees

Tennessee, Benton County, $6.00
Tennessee, Bledsoe County, $6.00
Tennessee, Carroll County, $6.00
Tennessee, Claiborne County, $10.00
Tennessee, Houston County, $11.00
Tennessee, Humphreys County, $11.00
Tennessee, Johnson County, $11.00
Tennessee, Knox County, $16.00
Tennessee, Marion County, $4.00

Tennessee Statewide Criminal Search Access Fees

Tennessee Statewide Access Fee $30.50

Tennessee MVR Access Fees

Tennessee MVR Access Fee $7.90

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 Tennessee 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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