Policy paper

Vetting and Barring Scheme remodelling review

Report and recommendations following the review of the the Vetting and Barring Scheme.

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This report is the outcome of the review of the the VBS and draws on stakeholder consultation. It has concluded that employers have a critical role to play in ensuring safe recruiting practices but that this should be supported by a proportionate central barring scheme.

Published 11 February 2011