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DBS Basic Checks Update!

From January 2018, the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be taking over the processing of Basic checks for England and Wales from Disclosure Scotland. Paper forms for basic applications will no longer be accepted by the DBS from January 2018.  All applications will need to be applied for via the online system. If an original printed...
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New DBS Enhanced & Standard ID Checking Guidelines from October 2017

The new guidelines will run in parallel from 24th October 2017 with the existing ID checking guidelines until 25th January 2018, when the existing guidelines will cease to apply. You can start using the new guidance from the 24th October; however you have three months to transition to the new guidance. The enhancement is being introduced...
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Quality Policy of the Company

Criminal Records Services Ltd is a premier Umbrella Organisation Body providing specialist support to statutory and private companies and the voluntary sector, and also to conduct specific background checks on behalf of clients. Our policy is to satisfy our customer's needs by supplying a competitively priced quality service on time with the highest service levels possible,...
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Are you eligible for a Volunteer DBS check?

What is a Volunteer?

A person engaged in an activity which involves spending time, unpaid (except for travel and other approved out-of-pocket expenses), doing something which aims to benefit some third party other than, or in addition to, a close relative.’

To qualify for a volunteer check, the applicant must not:

  • benefit financially from the position for which the application...
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