Background Checks

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The CBA offers BCI Background Check services before all of our in-person notary classes for class attendees at our office in Columbus, OH. We also offer background checks by appointment on Tuesday and Friday afternoons.

Cost: $35

When can I get a background check?

  • Before your Saturday New Notary Class beginning at 8:00am. No additional appointment is required for class registrants.
    Note: Only New Notary class registrants for that class session are eligible and will be processed on a first come first served basis. Payment will be due at time of service. Credit card only.

  • Before your Wednesday Renewal Class beginning at 9:00am. No additional appointment is required for class registrants. Payment will be due at time of service. Credit card only.
    Note: Only Notary Renewal class registrants for that class session are eligible and will be processed on a first come first served basis. Payment will be due at time of service. Credit card only.

  • By appointment every Tuesday and Friday between 12:30pm and 3:30pm. Book your appointment here.
    Note: Your booking confirms that your BCI background check will be conducted during a 1-hour window. Once customers who have booked this 1-hour window arrive, they will be processed on a first come first served basis. Payment will be due at time of service. Credit card only.

Questions? Please contact us at notary@cbalaw.org or (614) 340-2031.

Notary Public Frequently Asked Questions
To be qualified to be commissioned as a notary public, a person must not have been convicted of, pleaded guilty or no contest to a disqualifying offense.

Contact Us

Phone: (614) 340-2031
Email: notary@cbalaw.org