How to Remove Yourself from Background Check Gateway

Background Check Gateway is a data broker that posts all kinds of personal information online. Going to Background Check Gateway automatically reroutes to US Search, so removing yourself from US Search will remove you from Background Check Gateway. This process requires you to mail or fax in your opt-out request.  After that, your listing should be removed within 48 hours. 

Speed: 3, MediumDifficult: 5, Hardest

1. Search for your listing on

remove yourself from background check gateway us search opt out removal

2. Print the page that your listing is on.

remove yourself from background check gateway us search opt out removal

3. Send them your listing, the cover sheet, and a copy of your state-issued ID. (Be sure to block out your picture, signature, and ID number.) Fax or mail your opt-out request to US Search:

Fax NumberMailing Address
(425) 974-6242US Search - PrivacyLock
PO Box 4145
Bellevue, WA 98009-4145

4. Use the following template for your cover letter in your opt-out request:

“As per your privacy policy, please remove my listing from DateCheck, Intelius, iSearch, LookupAnyone, PeopleLookUp, PhonesBook, PublicRecords, Spock, US Search, ZabaSearch,Background Check Gateway, and all other affiliated people search sites.

Thank you for your help with this personal security issue.
-[Your Name]”

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