Support Services

Application Tracking

Both employers and applicants can track the progress of their DBS application via the tracking system. Learn more

Application ID Requirements

Changes to ID Checking rules for Basic, Standard and Enhanced DBS Checks in response to COVID 19. Learn more


Find out more about DBS (formerly CRB Checks) from our frequently asked questions. Learn more

Levels of Check

We offer basic, standard, enhanced and volunteer checks. Learn more

Guidance Information

View and download our different guidance DBS checks. Learn more


Employers can only use Criminal Record Checks to check the criminal record of someone applying for certain roles. Learn more

Regulated Activity

Regulated activity is a term related to certain roles that involve working with children or vulnerable adults, including care work and teaching. Learn more

DBS Eligibility Checking Tool

The DBS eligibility tool is predominantly for companies who are registered in England and Wales and make employment decisions. Learn more

What is a CRB Check

A CRB check is a Criminal Records Bureau background check for persons working with vulnerable groups or in regulated industry. Learn more