A guide to requesting a DBS certificate reprint and forms to complete.
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Reprints can’t be issued for any type of check if the original certificate was issued more than 3 months ago (93 days).
For basic checks you can request a reprint using your DBS online account.
Published: 1 December 2014
Updated: 23 February 2017
- New process - added forms for applicants and countersignatories to request a DBS certificate reprint.
- Added a reminder for countersignatories to get permission from applicants before requesting a certificate reprint.
- If a DBS certificate was issued more than three months ago (93 days) a reprint can't be processed.
- First published.