Implementation Checklist

The information below will assist you to begin using e-OSCAR:



  1. Obtain approval from within your organization to use e-OSCAR.
  2. Carefully read the e-OSCAR System Terms Of Use.
    • This agreement must be accepted by your company before you can complete your registration.
    • The Terms of Use may need to be reviewed by your legal counsel prior to acceptance.
    • If using Internet Explorer, and you are not able to scroll through the Terms of Use agreement, you will need to add the e-OSCAR website: to your "Compatibility View Settings" under the Tools menu. 
  3. Ensure that your company has the necessary hardware and software capability to access e-OSCAR (refer to System Requirements link).
  4. Contact the Consumer Reporting Agency (CRA) to which your company reports.
    • Obtain the required Access Code and Subscriber Code(s) from each CRA to which your company reports.
  5. Determine your Registration Payment method. (See Billing FAQs for details.)



  1. Prepare your company's registration information for input, including names and e-mail addresses of your designated registration administrator, compliance office and billing contact, as well as the required codes.
  2. Visit the website and select the Registration link.
  3. Complete the registration information and submit your registration. Registration Help is available by selecting the Screen Help link at the top right of each Registration page.
  4. Registration Payment: Submit your $90.00 Registration Payment immediately. See Billing FAQs for payment option details.
  5. Once you have completed your registration, you can expect a response 7 to 14 business days after receipt and verification of your payment.



Within e-OSCAR, take time to review the e-OSCAR Tutorial to learn how to use e-OSCAR. Online Training for registered users is also available. For more information, click the Training links on the left.

Call the e-OSCAR Help Desk at (866) MY OSCAR or (866) 696-7227 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET Monday through Friday.