Guidance

DBS identity checking guidelines

Guidelines to help organisations make sure DBS check applicants are providing correct identity documents.

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DBS identity checking guidelines

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DBS identity checking guidelines (Welsh)

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ID documents the applicant must provide (Welsh)

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Detail

These are the identity checking guidelines for the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), to help organisations make sure that DBS check applicants are providing the correct identity documents.

The guidelines also provide information about how to check for false documents.

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