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NBIB issues Federal Investigations Notices (FIN) to its customer agencies to inform the agencies of changes in the investigation process, to clarify policy, or to announce upcoming events. Historic fiscal year pricing is presented below and in the FINs listed.  For a complete listing of all FINs, please click here.

FY 2017 Final Pricing

Investigations Billing Base Rates

(Effective October 1, 2016)

Case TypeCase Type CodeCase Service
StandardPriority
NAC National Agency Check 06 $153 Not Available
T1 Tier 1 63 $176 Not Available
T2S Tier 2 (with Subject Interview) 57 $1,515 $1,636
T2RS Tier 2 Reinvestigation (with Subject Interview) 58 $1,204 $1,300
T3 Tier 3 64 $421 Not Available
T3R Tier 3 Reinvestigation 65 $397 Not Available
T4 Tier 4 66 $4,051 $4,375
T4R Tier 4 Reinvestigation 67 $2,565 $2,771
T5 Tier 5 70 $5,389 $5,820
T5R Tier 5 Reinvestigation 71 $2,951 $3,187

Note: For case types T2S/T2RS, T4/T4R and T5/T5R, priority service (Case Service Code "A") is available at a higher base price, which will prioritize the processing of your request ahead of standard service cases.  All other case types are only available in standard service.

FY 2017

FIN NumberDateDescription
FIN 16-06 9/21/2016 Investigations Reimbursable Billing Rates Effective October 1, 2016

FY 2016 Final Pricing

Investigations Billing Base Rates

(Effective October 01, 2015)

Case TypeCase Type CodeCase Service
StandardPriority
T1 Tier 1 NACI 02 $182 Not Available
T2 Tier 2 MBI 15 $1,423 $1,531
T3 Tier 3 64 $595 Not Available
T3R Tier 3R (Reinvestigation) 65 $372 Not Available
NAC National Agency Check 06 $130 Not Available
NACLC NACLC on SF-85P (Moderate Risk Public Trust Reinvestigation) 08 $372 Not Available
PRI PRI (Periodic Reinvestigation) 11 $1,028 $1,167
SSBI-PR SSBI-PR (Periodic Reinvestigation for SSBI) 18 $3,384 $3,699
PPR PPR (Phased Periodic Reinvestigation) 19 $2,304 $2,592
BI BI (Background Investigation) 25 $3,615 $4,284
SSBI SSBI (Single Scope Background Investigation) 30 $5,188 $5,696

FY 2016

FIN NumberDateDescription
FIN 16-01 10/02/2015 Investigations Reimbursable Billing Rates Effective October 1, 2015

FY 2015 Final Pricing

Investigations Billing Base Rates

(Effective July 21, 2015)

Case TypeCase Type CodeCase Service
StandardPriority
NAC National Agency Check 06 $142 Not Available
T1 Tier 1 NACI 02 $189 Not Available
T2 Tier 2 MBI 15 $1,156 $1,244
NACLC NACLC 08 $408 Not Available
ANACI-P ANACI-P 09 $1,156 Not Available
ANACI ANACI 09 $422 Not Available
PRI PRI (Periodic Reinvestigation) 11 $928 $1,053
BI BI (Background Investigation) 25 $4,026 $4,771
SSBI-PR SSBI-PR (Periodic Reinvestigation for SSBI) 18 $3,540 $3,870
PPR PPR (Phased Periodic Reinvestigation) 19 $2,172 $2,444
SSBI SSBI (Single Scope Background Investigation) 30 $5,059 $5,556

Note: FIN 15-04 supersedes FIN 14-07

FY 2015

FIN NumberDateDescription
FIN 15-04 07/21/2015 Immediate and Retroactive FY 2015 Price Adjustment
FIN 14-07 09/29/2014 Investigations Reimbursable Billing Rates Effective October 1, 2014

FY 2014 Final Pricing

Investigations Billing Base Rates

(Effective October 1, 2013)

Case TypeCase Type CodeCase Service
StandardPriority
NAC National Agency Check 06 $107 Not Available
NACI National Agency Check and Inquiries 02 $122 Not Available
MBI Moderate Risk Background Investigation 15 $855 $920
NACLC National Agency Check with Law and Credit 08 $210 Not Available
ANACI Access National Agency Check and Inquiries 09 $272 Not Available
PRI PRI (Periodic Reinvestigation) 11 $785 $891
BI BI (Background Investigation) 25 $3,045 $3,609
SSBI-PR SSBI-PR (Periodic Reinvestigation for SSBI) 18 $2,768 $3,026
PPR PPR (Phased Periodic Reinvestigation) 19 $1,888 $2,125
SSBI SSBI (Single Scope Background Investigation) 30 $3,959 $4,348

FY 2014

FIN NumberDateDescription
FIN 13-07 8/30/2013 Investigation Reimbursable Billing Rates for Fiscal Year (FY) 2014

FY 2013 Final Pricing

Investigations Billing Base Rates

(Effective October 1, 2012)

Case TypeCase Type CodeCase Service
StandardPriority
NAC National Agency Check 06 $105 Not Available
NACI National Agency Check and Inquiries 02 $125 Not Available
MBI Moderate Risk Background Investigation 15 $752 $809
NACLC National Agency Check with Law and Credit 08 $228 Not Available
ANACI Access National Agency Check and Inquiries 09 $260 Not Available
PRI PRI (Periodic Reinvestigation) 11 $630 $715
BI BI (Background Investigation) 25 $3,189 $3,780
SSBI-PR SSBI-PR (Periodic Reinvestigation for SSBI) 18 $2,711 $2,964
PPR PPR (Phased Periodic Reinvestigation) 19 $2,009 $2,261
SSBI SSBI (Single Scope Background Investigation) 30 $4,005 $4,399

FY 2013

FIN NumberDateDescription
FIN 12-07 9/14/2012 Investigation Reimbursable Billing Rates for Fiscal Year (FY) 2013