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Providing Criminal Record checks throughout the UK
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Welcome to Disclosure Services

Helping you get Criminal Record checks since 2002

Disclosure Services provides online Basic, Standard and Enhanced Criminal Record checks (formerly CRB checks), one-click Route Two background checking and PVG scheme membership for Scotland.  This is achieved via a suite of tools enabling fast, accurate applications, real-time application tracking, easy reporting and more. Our friendly, experienced team support clients throughout the criminal record process.

Our broad range of clients represent all areas of service, commerce, and industry in private, public, charitable and not-for-profit organisations. Our primary goal is to support our clients with timely, accurate information and the expert personal service we provide to assist in fulfilling your regulatory and compliance requirements.

We provide On-line Criminal Record checks via the Disclosure & Barring Service (formerly CRB) e-Bulk e-application process or via the  paper application route.

Latest news…

Guidance: Statutory disclosure guidance

Mon, 10 Aug 2015 00:00:00 +0000

Updated: Updated guidance document

This statutory code of practice followed on from a review of the criminal records regime conducted by Mrs Sunita Mason, formerly the Governments Independent Advisor for Criminality Information Management, and is issued under powers in the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012. It is designed to assist chief officers of police in making decisions about providing information from local police records for inclusion in enhanced criminal record certificates.

The first edition was effective from 10 September 2012 and the second edition, amended to include guidance on disclosing information relating to mental health, came into force on 10 August 2015.

Promotional material: DBS News: July 2015

Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:56:00 +0000

Updated: Added the Welsh version of DBS News.

This edition includes:

  • centre of excellence
  • digital transformation
  • police performance
  • improving your experience
  • fraud team success
  • what you wanted to know

Corporate report: DBS annual report and accounts: 2014 to 2015

Thu, 16 Jul 2015 11:45:00 +0000

A financial and narrative summary of the activities of the DBS for the year ended 31 March 2015.

Statistics: DBS dataset 4: barring cases and appeals

Tue, 09 Jun 2015 14:52:00 +0000

Updated: Added new categories to the dataset.

This DBS dataset provides:

  • performance against our target of 80% of all barring cases closed in 126 working days each month from January 2015
  • performance against our target of 90% of all barring cases closed in 252 working days
  • average barring case closure timescales each month from January 2015
  • number of barring appeals upheld and not upheld each month from January 2015
  • barred list numbers each month from January 2015