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Each reference check is $195 (including GST).


Companies who subscribe are invoiced at the end of each calendar month for all completed reference checks for that month. Individual purchases by non-subscribers must be paid by credit card on purchase.


Our Reference Check team will:


Depending on the availability of the referee’s, reference checks will usually be conducted within 3 working days.

Where a verbal reference check isn’t possible, Ref Checks NZ will work to get a written reference. Where a referee is not available for 5 working days, no reference check will be conducted. Where the referee is fake, we will advise on this and will not complete the reference check.

A bad hire can cost you $20,000 to $100,000.


Bad hire can happen when candidates misrepresent their backgrounds, or don’t reveal the appropriate information about their skills or experience.


A robust and through reference check can:


Elephant Reference Checks is your partner of choice to ensure you get the full picture about your candidate.


Automate your reference check process, but without using robots!!

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