Guidance

Filtering rules for DBS certificates

Filtering rules for certain cautions and convictions that can be removed from a DBS certificate.

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The rules explain when a caution or conviction will be filtered from a DBS certificate (criminal record check).

Published 28 May 2013
Last updated 17 December 2013 + full page history
  1. Added clarification around the terms caution and conviction.
  2. Updated to version 2.1, amended the wording.
  3. Minor word changes to the document.
  4. Added a PDF version of the same document.
  5. First published.