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CHILD CARE LICENSING

How to Submit
Background Check Forms
and Fingerprints


Covered individuals are those required to have Child Care Licensing (CCL) background checks.

To get a CCL background check, the covered individual is to complete the following steps:

First:
Complete a Background Check Form and submit it to the provider.
(For covered individuals younger than 18 years old, this is to be done by a parent or guardian.)
Then:
When instructed by the provider to do so, have Live Scan (electronic) fingerprints done and submitted to CCL:

Providers are responsible for ensuring the background check process is completed for each covered individual.
To do this, the provider is to complete the following steps:
First:
Ensure the Background Check Form is authorized through the Child Care Licensing Portal. Forms are not submitted to CCL until they are authorized. To do this, the provider or authorized individual is to:
Then:
When they are required, ensure fingerprints were submitted to CCL.

If you have questions or concerns regarding these steps, the Background Check Form, or the background check procedure, call the Office of Background Processing & Security at 866-320-0513 or email them at clearance-childcare@utah.gov.


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