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  • Background Check Consent form.
    • You must use the form provided. Other forms or background check results from other organizations will not be accepted. When preparing your Background Check Consent Form, please note that you may complete and sign your form electronically or by hand. If you wish to complete and sign your Background Check Consent Form by hand, please follow the instructions noted below:
      1. ensure that all required information has been entered, including the dates in sections L and M;
      2. print the completed form;
      3. you and your partner (as applicable) sign the form by hand;
      4. scan the form and save it in PDF format with low resolution to reduce the size; and
      5. ensure that all of the content is clearly visible in the scanned file.

*It is strongly recommended that you use the provided form and templates. You may use a different format as long as you include the same information and respect the limits on length.

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