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Child/Adult Abuse and Neglect Central Registry
 
Nebraska Laws 28-718 and 28-376 states the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) must keep records of individuals who DHHS or courts find responsible for abuse and neglect of a child or vulnerable adult.  DHHS maintains these records in the Nebraska Adult and Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry.
 
Request a Central Registry check
  • Organizations can register by completing and submitting the Organization Registration Form to DHHS. Please Note: all fields on the form are required. Electronic signatures are not accepted. Once the form has been completed, please submit the form via fax to:   402-742-2344. 
    • Organization Registration Form (CFS-3) - You will use this form once to register as an organization. Please fill out and fax completed form to 402-742-2344. CFS -3 fillable form
    • Organization Change Request Form (CFS-2) - Only use this form if your organization changes their name, phone number, fax number, etc.  This form has a barcode generated after entering your organization ID number.  CFS -2 fillable form
    • Request for Child/Adult Registry Check Form (CFS-5) This form is used by organizations and individuals in requesting a Central Registry check.  This includes requests under the Adam Walsh Act.   CFS-5 fillable form

  • Individuals can submit a Request for Central Registry Check. Individuals do not need to register.
    • Request for Child/Adult Registry Check Form (CFS-5) This form is used by organizations and individuals in requesting a Central Registry check.  CFS-5 fillable form

Submitting the Request:
  • To request a Central Registry Check, please complete and submit a “Request for Child and/or Adult Abuse and Neglect Central Registry Check” Form via fax at 402-742-2344 or by U.S. Mail.  Please Note:  The preferred method for submitting Central Registry Checks is via fax. 
  • If you choose to submit Central Registry Checks via U.S. Mail, please mail the completed form to: 
Division of Children and Family Services
ATT: Central Registry
P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
Request my name be removed from the Nebraska Adult and Child Abuse and Neglect Central Registry: To request your name be removed from the Nebraska Child or Adult Abuse and Neglect Central Registry.
  • Expungement Review Request Form (CFS-7).  Used by individuals to request that their name be removed or expunged from the Registry. CFS-7 fillable form
Division of Children and Family Services
ATT: Expungment
P.O. Box 95026
Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
 
Questions related to the Central Registry may be sent to DHHS.CFSCentralRegistry@nebraska.gov.