Seamless integration with our own background check API.

Efficient, Accurate, Connected – Enhance your systems with our screening API.​​​​ Gain access to global background checks of your choice in 1,2,3.! Our easy to integrate API help companies build their own background check flow for a seamless user experiences, faster results and costs saving.

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Safe, fast, and reliable employee screening.


Benefits of implementing PESCHECK’s background check API

PESCHECK’s background check API allows companies to get their platforms up and running quickly while also improving efficiency, managing compliance and safety, and supporting a strong brand experience.

Deploy faster

Once your PESCHECK-hosted flow is live, you only need a candidate’s email to kickstart the process, allowing you to hire faster and bring in revenue sooner.

Deliver a seamless experience

A deeper integration makes the background check process a natural extension of your product, helping to support a strong brand experience.

Save time and resources

PESCHECK’s API helps you design smooth and efficient onboarding experiences for candidates, gig workers, customers, and other users.

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Over 1.800 organisations have chosen for PESCHECK

Some of our API connections

Our team of (API) experts is constantly working on developing new integrations. Below you’ll find a selection of the possibilities. If the system you are using is not listed (yet), no worries. Feel free to contact us, and we can explore the options together for creating a new integration.

And many more…

Why use PESCHECK's background check API?


Easily build with our RESTful API with JSON responses.


99.99% uptime and real-time, 24/7 access to data.

Easy to use

Detailed and organized results with clear and concise labeling.


Use PESCHECK’s hosted background check application or embed the process into your own flow.


Receive detailed status updates via webhooks or response calls.


Simple and clear developer documentation, with support from our team.

Available screenings with PESCHECK's API

PESCHECK makes it easy to order [API] screenings and view results through the webhooks..

  • International PEP and Sanctions List Check
  • Credit Check 
  • Criminal Record / Letter of Conduct
  • CV Check – Work-/reference
  • Qualification check 
  • Adverse Media check
  • ID Check 
  • Integrity Statement
  • VOG (Certificate of Good Conduct) Profile (NL)

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PESCHECK pioneered the world’s most innovative background check API. Let’s talk about how we can help your business run background checks at scale.

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Modern technology for fast and precise checks

Start screening in 60 seconds whenever it suits you, 24/7.
We performed +300.000 screenings using modern technology and in-house professionals.
Average time of <4 hours to finish submitted background checks


“For Beldoo, integrating PESCHECK’s API through Zapier was a remarkably efficient process. It took us less than two hours to set up and fully integrate, significantly streamlining our workflow. This seamless connection has enhanced our operational efficiency, proving to be a valuable asset to our service offerings. Highly recommended for any business looking for reliable and quick integration solutions.”, Beldoo Team



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Background Check API FAQs

  • What is a background check API?

    The PESCHECK background check API is a robust tool designed to help developers seamlessly integrate comprehensive background screening capabilities into their applications. This API connects your platforms directly to our advanced screening systems, facilitating real-time data exchange and processing

  • How does a background check API work?

    Our API works by allowing you to send candidate information securely from your application to our systems. We then process this data and return the background check results directly to your application in real-time, all managed through simple API calls.

  • What types of background checks work with an API?

    The API supports a wide range of background checks, including criminal record checks, employment history verification, education verification, and credit checks. This variety ensures you can tailor the background screening to meet the specific requirements of different industries and roles.

  • How can developers integrate the API?

    Developers can integrate our API by using the provided SDKs and following our detailed documentation. We support multiple programming languages and offer documentation via ReDoc and interactive testing with Swagger. This allows for flexibility in how you integrate and interact with our API in your development environment.

  • What are the security features of the API?

    Security is paramount at PESCHECK. Our API is built with industry-leading security measures including end-to-end encryption and compliance with GDPR and other major regulatory frameworks to ensure that candidate data is protected throughout the screening process.

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