Guidance

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks: childcare providers

Ofsted’s position on Disclosure and Barring (DBS) checks for childcare providers who register with Ofsted.

Documents

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks for childcare providers who register with Ofsted

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Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks for childcare providers who register with Ofsted

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Detail

This factsheet sets out Ofsted’s position on Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks for childcare providers who register with Ofsted and those associated with them, such as people who live in a house where childcare takes place.