DBS application form: guide for applicants
Step by step guidance for applicants filling in the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) application form.
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Applicants (job candidates) can’t do a criminal records check on themselves.
You will need to get an application form from the employer who asked you for a DBS check. Find out more about the DBS check process.
You will need to provide ID documents to the person who asked you to apply for a DBS check.
Published: 20 November 2012
Updated: 17 February 2015
- Added a link to more information about the DBS check process.
- Added a link to the page to explain the DBS definition of a volunteer.
- Added a link to the unusual addresses guidance.
- Added a Welsh version of the guide.
- New version added
- Updated document.
- Correct guidance added.
- First published.