All change for Basic Criminal Record Checks

From the 1st January 2018, Disclosure Scotland (DS) will no longer be the provider of ‘Basic’ criminal record checks for England and Wales.

The Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) is offering their own Basic criminal record check service, whilst DS will only offer this for those living or working in Scotland.

A Basic criminal record check can be obtained for anyone for any purpose. It is fast becoming a default check for employers seeking staff to work in public facing roles, cash handling or for engineers attending client sites or customer homes.

Agenda offers a criminal record checking service (including Enhanced for some roles), as part of a comprehensive pre-employment screening package, that is tailored to meet the needs of individual clients and sectors. Contact us today on 08456 44 55 46, or to find out more.

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