FOI release

How many DBS checks were issued in 2013 and how many had references to welfare or mental health

Request for the number of DBS checks issued in 2013 and the amount that had references to welfare checks or mental health.



FOI: 1168

In the 2013 calendar year (1st Jan – 31st Dec 2013):

How many enhanced disclosures were issued by the DBS?

How many certificates have the following terms in the ‘approved information’ box

a. welfare check b. mental health c. welfare check for mental health