Collection

DBS criminal record checking guidance

Criminal record checking service guidance.

Contents

  1. Documents

If you are looking for information about the DBS update service in the update service guidance collection.

Documents

  1. E-bulk: submitting multiple applications for DBS checking

    • 19 May 2015
    • Detailed guide
  2. DBS guide to eligibility

    • 19 March 2015
    • Guidance
  3. DBS ID checking guidelines

    • 3 June 2015
    • Guidance
  4. DBS unusual addresses guidance

    • 24 April 2014
    • Guidance
  5. DBS application forms: guide for applicants

    • 17 February 2015
    • Guidance
  6. Completing the DBS application form: e-guide

    • 9 April 2015
    • Guidance
  7. DBS application form: countersignatories guide

    • 12 June 2015
    • Guidance
  8. Applicant's introduction to the decision-making process for enhanced criminal record checks

    • 25 March 2014
    • Guidance
  9. DBS certificate disputes and fingerprint consent forms

    • 21 March 2014
    • Form
  10. Sample policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders

    • 8 January 2014
    • Policy paper
  11. DBS filtering guide

    • 13 December 2013
    • Guidance
  12. List of offences that will never be filtered from a DBS certificate

    • 2 December 2013
    • Guidance
  13. Disclosure and Barring Service: criminal record checks and referrals

    • 25 November 2013
    • Detailed guide
  14. Criminal record checks: guidance for employers

    • 20 April 2015
    • Detailed guide
  15. Police forces: handling of DBS check applications

    • 21 October 2013
    • News story
  16. Disclosure and Barring Service list of registered/umbrella bodies

    • 23 August 2013
    • Transparency data
  17. The Disclosure and Barring Service will withdraw the workaround for field x61 on the application form

    • 27 June 2013
    • News story
  18. Disclosure and Barring Service - Update Service now available

    • 17 June 2013
    • News story
  19. Guidelines for the lead countersignatory application form

    • 10 May 2013
    • Guidance
  20. Guidelines for the countersignatory application form

    • 10 May 2013
    • Guidance
  21. DBS continuation sheet

    • 1 May 2013
    • Form
  22. Disclosure and Barring Service glossary

    • 19 March 2013
    • Guidance
  23. Handling of DBS certificate information

    • 14 November 2012
    • Guidance
  24. DBS application forms: checklist

    • 8 November 2012
    • Guidance
  25. DBS e-bulk service overview

    • 8 November 2012
    • Guidance