About BackCheck

BackCheck is a Canadian owned and operated company specializing in pre-employment background checks, including Criminal Record Verifications, Credit Inquiries, Education Verifications, Reference Interviews and Employment Verifications. BackCheck is Canada’s leading provider of pre-employment due diligence services for thousands of clients coast to coast in both official languages.



Criminal Record Check and Local Police Indices Check: OMVIC Compliant Report for Individuals Only

(for dealers with OMVIC inquiries please contact UCDA@backcheck.net)


BackCheck has partnered with UCDA to provide an easy process for individuals to complete their criminal record check online
and have results securely delivered to OMVIC with ID verification from Canada Post.


$48 per inquiry



myBackCheck.com’s Step-by-Step Instructions:

  1. After clicking on the "Start your Criminal Record Check" button above, you will need to register and create a username and password.

  2. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation of registration e-mail from myBackCheck.com. Open it and click on the web link to activate your account.

  3. Type in your username and password to log in. Once logged in click on the ‘Inbox’ tab at the top of the page to find your Invitation.

  4. Click on the OMVIC Invitation, which will allow you to click ‘Accept and Continue’ to move forward with your check.

  5. Continue the steps and pay online by credit card ($48 plus HST).

  6. After the purchase is complete, click on “my Account” and then click ‘Continue’ to proceed with the criminal record check.

  7. Enter your identity information.

  8. Disclose any criminal records. These details will be used by the police department to verify any potential record you may have, so remember to be as accurate as possible.

  9. Review the Term and Conditions.

  10. Print out your Canada Post ID Verification Form and take it to your nearest participating Canada Post location to have your IDs verified and submitted to myBackCheck.com. No money needs to be given to the Canada Post representative as this payment is included in the initial fee of $48 plus GST through the myBackCheck.com site.


That’s it! Results of your check will be processed and the results released within one business day. Your results will be shared with OMVIC at the same time that they are released to you.




As part of our partnership, UCDA has negotiated great pricing on our core services. To find out more about BackCheck services please see below or contact UCDA@backcheck.net


BackCheck à la carte Services - Internal Hiring Purposes


Name Based Criminal Record Check with Forgery-Proof delivery system

Prevent the hiring of unsuitable candidates: Protect the people you work with from those with a history of violence, theft, or other serious offences. ID verification from Canada Post.


$29.50 per inquiry


Reference Check

Most companies have policies requiring reference checks on every new hire, but for a hiring manager or recruiter, checking references of past employers can take too much time and is often a challenge to complete.

$15 per inquiry



Drivers Abstract
(Alberta not available)

Reveal complete driving records: Complete with all impaired charges, speeding and other driving offenses.

$33 per inquiry



Credit Bureau Inquiry with Identity Cross-Check *

A Credit Inquiry is a search based on the applicant’s credit history, which may reveal inconsistent payment histories, bankruptcies, legal action, and collections.

$20 per inquiry



Employment Verification ** ***

Collect factual information about your candidate’s work history directly from Human Resources and Payroll. Compare your candidate’s employment claims with what was documented in their personnel file and alert you of discrepancies.

$15 per inquiry



Education Verification ** ***

Authenticate candidates’ education claims directly with registrars and administration offices, many of whom know us well. We compare claims made by your candidate with information on the official files and alert you of inconsistencies.

$15 per inquiry




For your copy of the preferred pricing schedule for UCDA members, please email UCDA@backcheck.net.  A copy of the proposal will be sent out by return email.



BackCheck Packages - Internal Hiring Purposes

Package 1 - $75


Name Based Criminal Record Check

2 Standard Reference Interviews


Package 2 - $99

Criminal Record Check

Credit Bureau Inquiry with Identity Cross-Check *

2 Employment Verifications

Driver Abstract

Education Verification




  • Prices are exclusive of all applicable taxes.
  • All Prices will be reviewed after 12 months. A price adjustment may follow based on estimated file volume versus actual file volume

    * RUSH Criminal Record Check or Credit Bureau Inquiry with Identity Cross-Check available at a $10 surcharge for each. Charge only applies when requested and if results are returned within 4 hours. RUSH not available for myBackCheck.com option.

    * Pricing applies to Canadian checks only. For US and international pricing, please contact your Primary Sales Contact.

    ** 50% Overseas Premium per service


  • Translation services are not included and will be charged if required and approved.
  • Long distance outside of Canada and United States will be charged through at our cost.

*** Fees from education institutions will be charged through at our cost.

**** Pricing is based on Total file volume and Canada Post ID Verification usage. Pricing will be reviewed after 12 months and adjustments may be made in consideration of total file volume and Canada Post ID Verification usage.