Why do you need it?
The DBS check (Disclosure Barring Service) is a criminal record check that provides employers with the peace of mind that their child is safe in your care. It is mandatory for anyone willing to work with children in the UK.
Step 1: Gather the following required documents to bring at your appointment
- Your passport / ID
- A proof of your current address
- A list of your previous addresses in the last five years and dates you lived there
- Your National Insurance Number (NIN)
- Your driving licence (if relevant)
Step 2: Book an appointment with us
Book your appointment to complete your application. It should take no longer than one hour and needs to be face-to-face as we are required to check your ID.
Step 3: Receive your certificate
by post within two weeks. Simple!