Media enquiries

Contact our press office if you’re a journalist with a media enquiry or an interview request.

DBS press office

The press office operates from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. Journalists with a press enquiry can phone 0151 676 1746 or email dbsmedia@dbs.gsi.gov.uk

DBS press office only deals with enquiries from the media.

General enquiries

Press office can’t answer calls from individuals about criminal record checking or barring enquiries. You can: