The Cost of Safeguarding: Fees Reduced for DBS Checks

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Did you know that the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) reduced its fees for a DBS check at the start of this month? Here’s how much you’ll have to pay for a DBS check from now onwards, and more about the cost of effective safeguarding in your workplace. What is a DBS Check? You might…

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DBS Update Service on YouTube

If you are looking to save time and money and avoid the hassle of re-applying for a new DBS check when you change jobs, the new Update Service from the DBS could be your answer. For a small fee, you can register with the service in order to reuse your current DBS rather than having…

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Guide to Criminal Record (DBS) checks.

Following changes to the criminal records checking system in England and Wales the government have produced a  new easy to follow online guide.  Criminal Record Bureau (CRB) checks were replaced by Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks in December 2012.  Changes to criminal record checks also took place, with new guidance on which roles are eligible for a DBS check and which roles…

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