Click the links below to download important forms for child care providers.
Required Form for Background Checks:
Market Rate Application Forms:
- Licensed Group Family or Registered Family Child Care Provider: Download the instructions and fillable application »
- Legally-Exempt (Informal) Provider: Download the instructions and fillable application »
- Special Needs Rate Application: Download the Special Needs Rate Application »
- Other required application forms:
Click the links below to watch videos about comprehensive background clearance.
SCR Online Clearance System Video:
Comprehensive Background Clearance Requirements Videos:
Click the links below to view presentations on comprehensive background clearance requirements federally mandated by the Child Care Development Block Grant Act of 2014 (CCDBG).
Click the links below to read the New York State Office of Children and Family Services FAQ on the New Required Comprehensive Background Clearances. (Updated on Oct. 3, 2019.)