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version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
Figures relating to the number of upheld and not upheld disputes.
An applicant or registered body can dispute the information on a DBS certificate. This is then investigated and a decison made as to whether it should be upheld or not upheld.
You can find out more about disputes on our service page.