SterlingBackground & Identity Services

Sterling is a leading global provider of background and identity services, offering background and identity verification services to help over 50,000 clients create people-first cultures built on a foundation of trust and safety. Sterling’s tech-enabled services help organizations across all industries and regions establish great environments for their workers, partners, and customers. With operations in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific, and Latin America, Sterling conducted more than 110 million searches in the twelve months ending December 31, 2022.

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OMNIA Partners Members have access to a robust suite of hiring services tailored to fit your industry’s unique needs. Government, educational and nonprofit institutions face a critical need to be secure in their hiring decisions. These employees regularly interact with the public, often vulnerable populations like students or the elderly, and may be involved with safety-sensitive locations and information.

Additionally, Sterling is available on a competitively-solicited, publicly-awarded cooperative contract, giving participating agencies the option to circumvent the RFP process. Find out how Sterling and OMNIA Partners can help improve your hiring processes and your bottom line.

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Sterling Contract Documentation

U.S. Communities, National IPA, & NCPA are wholly-owned subsidiaries of OMNIA Partners, dba OMNIA Partners, Public Sector. All public sector participants already registered with National IPA, U.S. Communities, or NCPA continue to have access to all contracts, with certain exceptions, in the portfolio and do not need to re-register to use a legacy National IPA, legacy U.S. Communities, legacy NCPA, or new OMNIA Partners contract. U.S. Communities, National IPA, and NCPA remain separate legal entities and lead agency contracts completed under each brand are effective and available for use through the contract’s approved term. In the event we believe re-registration is necessary for any reason, OMNIA Partners will let you know.

Pre-Employment Background Screening, Related Products and Services

Region 4 ESC - TX

Contract Number: R191303

Initial Term: January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2022
Renewal Options: Option to renew for two (2) additional one-year periods through December 31, 2024
RENEWED THROUGH December 31, 2024

Executive Summary

Master Agreement Documents

Response Evaluation

Solicitation Process