Enhanced DBS Check

What is a Enhanced DBS Check?

An enhanced DBS check is suitable for people working with children or adults in certain circumstances such as those in receipt of healthcare or personal care, the certificate will contain the same details as a standard certificate and, if the role is eligible, an employer can request that one or both of the DBS barred lists are checked. The certificate may also contain non-conviction information supplied by relevant police forces, if it is deemed relevant and ought to be contained in the certificate.

Who Can Apply

Only employers or organisations can request a Enhanced Disclosure on behalf of an employee. Current legislation in England and Wales does not allow individuals or self-employed people to apply for a Enhanced DBS Check on themselves.

DBS Application Process

How to submit
your DBS Check

Use this service to apply for a DBS check and pay for it online.

Application

Complete the application form. Make sure to provide accurate and complete information, as any mistakes or missing details can delay the processing of your application.

Submit

Submit the application and payment: After completing the form, you will need to submit it along with the required fee. You may also need to provide ID documents

Results

Once everything is submitted, you will receive a confirmation receipt and reference number that you can use to track the progress of your application. Your certificate will be posted to your home address.

DBS Check Services

Individual DBS Check

Request an Individual Basic DBS Check, this can be applied by anyone.

Individual DBS Check

Basic DBS Check

Request a Basic DBS Check, this can be applied by individuals and employers.

Basic DBS Check

Standard DBS Check

Request a Standard DBS Check, this can be applied by employers.

Standard DBS Check

Enhanced DBS Check

Request a Standard DBS Check, this can be applied by employers.

Enhanced DBS Check

DBS Update Service

Opt in for the DBS Update Service to keep your Certificate up to date.

DBS Update Service

List 99 Checks

A list 99 check can be obtained with an Enhanced DBS Check.

List 99 Checks

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