DVR Background Checks


Through the DSHS Background Check Central Unit (BCCU) DVR requires the contractor to submit Background Authorization forms on all employees who may have unsupervised access to DVR customers.


  • every two years
  • when a new employee is hired
  • if the contractor or DVR has reason to believe an incident may change the status of an employee to have unsupervised access to DVR customers

Link to Background Check Instructions

Link to BCCU Homepage

Link to DSHS BCS Access Request (doc)

Background Authorization form (pdf)

Disqualifying List of Crimes and Negative Actions Webpage

Email DVR Contracts Unit 

(360) 725-3652