In Israel, education and health checks are allowed with the applicant's consent, and social media checks are also allowed. However, a new law has restricted criminal checks, and credit checks prevent employers from obtaining information.

Zinc's background check turnaround times

Please note these background check turnaround times are averages for the country. Actual check times may vary and depend on a number of factors including the resident country's process time as well as the candidate's document submission speed.
Financial (mins)
20
Criminal (days)
2
Media (mins)
14
Reference (days)
2
identity (mins)
140
Education (days)
12.57
Address (days)
2
Sanctions (mins)
25

Right-to-work rules

Rules apply for citizens as well as non-citizens working in the country
National ID Accepted?
Yes (Teudat Zehut)
Passport
Yes
Other passport accepted?
No
Any other routes (any type of citizen)

N/A

Body name
Ministry of the Interior
Foreign Citizens

N/A

Natural citizens: Alternative routes

Oleh's certificate

Background check summary

Education Checks: permissible
Criminal Checks: some restrictions
Credit/financial checks: some restrictions
Medical screening: some restrictions
Adverse media: some restrictions
Union membership: restricted
Political views: restricted
Address: some restrictions
Country details
Birthrate
17.97
Population
8,655,535
capital
Jerusalem
GDP ($/capita)
19800
TLD
.il
developed/developing
Developed
Currency
New Israeli Sheqel
Net migration
0.68
Literacy(%)
95.4

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