Transparency data

Disclosure and Barring Service: February 2016

Data on Home Office Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) activities.


Disclosure and Barring Service: February 2016

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Transaction explorer data covers performance data for all transactional services across government, including those owned by non-departmental public bodies and arm’s length bodies. It also includes services provided by third-parties on behalf of government.

This collection of data focuses on services with transactions over 750,000. For DBS, enhanced checks fall into this category. Adult first and disputes also fall into this level of checks, although they don’t reach the threshold of 750,000 transactions. Standard checks are not included in this particular data set however you can view volumes of standard checks along with a wider range of our data.

This document contains data on:

  • enhanced criminal record checks
  • disclosed information disputes
  • application detail disputes
  • adult first checks
Published 25 February 2016