DBS Check Guidelines

Here you can view and download, as a PDF file, a range of DBS Check publications and guidance notes.

DBS Check Completion General Rules

Please note – individuals are not legally entitled to submit criminal record checks. If you’re an individual that needs a criminal record check, you must apply via your organisation.

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DBS Unusual Address Guide

Sections b and c of the DBS check application form asks you for your 5 year address history. If you don’t have a straightforward address history this guide may help you.

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DBS Check Types

There are different types of DBS checks. The employer or organisation running the DBS check should provide you with more information about the level of DBS check required. For information download our guide. If you are still unsure please contact us on 01206 913154 and one of our team will be happy to assist you.

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DBS Check for Volunteer's

To qualify for a free-of-charge DBS check, the applicant must not benefit directly from the position the DBS check is being submitted for. This might be the case providing the job they are doing is unpaid position within your organisation. Download the guide.

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