Guidance

DBS update service: employer guide

Guidance about the DBS update service for employers.

Documents

DBS Update Service: employer guide

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DBS Update Service: employer guide (Welsh)

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As an employer, you can access the update service to carry out status checks on an individual’s DBS certificate, if they have joined the service.