Building trust through intelligent background checks

The data-driven solution for fast, thorough and cost-effective results

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Technology-enabled. People-powered.

At Onfido, we’ve built an intelligent platform that uses high-end technology to automate the background checking process. We’ve combined this with a dedicated team behind the scenes to offer a best-in-class service to over 1000 businesses.

You can easily manage the process through our API or user-friendly dashboard for a paperless, no-hassle experience.

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Background checks dashboard

Streamline your background checking process with real-time online results. Easily searchable, intuitively organised and always accessible.

Employment screening - reduce costs
Competitive pricing

Our streamlined solution reduces costs, saving you up to 60%

Employment screening - industry leading turnaround times
Fast turnaround times

Our live feeds let you receive information in real-time for quick decision making

Employment screening - complete peace of mind
Thorough results

Our extensive data infrastructure delivers industry-leading match rates

Comprehensive Checks

SSN Trace

Verifies a person’s identity and address history against a range of verified databases.

Turnaround Times


Verifies that identity documentation such as driving licences and passports are valid.

Turnaround Times

National Criminal

Lists any criminal convictions from over 500 million records extracted from state and county courthouses.

Turnaround Times
Same day

Straightforward Pricing


We believe pricing should be simple.

We offer simple, transparent pricing – without set-up fees or binding contracts – to suit businesses of all sizes.

Contact us for more information on our pricing and receive a customized quote.

Can I carry out background checks on an applicant without their consent?

To ensure compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act, we do not carry out any background checks on any applicant without their consent. Your applicant must provide us with their details and give us their consent to verify their information.

If you have any other questions, please consult our FAQs.


Onfido complies with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (15 U.S.C. § 1681).


Onfido uses 256-bit SSL encryption 100% of the time on every device.