Nebraska Revised Statute 28-718 (3) authorizes the Department of Health and Human Services Children and Family Services to charge a reasonable fee to recover expenses in carrying out central registry requests. This fee will be $2.50 for each Central Registry request and will not be in lieu of the current charges for online identity verification or online payment processing. DHHS CFS will begin collecting this fee on June 19th, 2018 at 8:00 am. Please see the below breakdown for possible charges for EACH Central Registry Request beginning June 19th, 2018.
Central Registry Portal Request using Online ID verification= total of $5.00 ($1.00 ID questions; $2.50 DHHS fee; $1.50 payment processing fee)
Central Registry Portal Request using Notary Form= total of $4.00 ($2.50 DHHS fee; $1.50 payment processing fee)
Central Registry Mail in Request=total of $2.50 ($2.50 DHHS fee)
Mail completed paper forms to the following address:
PO Box 94906
Lincoln, NE 68509
Make checks payable to: Department of Health and Human Services