Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks


The Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) and the Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) have merged to become the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). CRB checks are now called DBS checks.

A DBS check may be needed for:

  • certain jobs or voluntary work, eg working with children or in healthcare

For further information, please see link below

Disclosure and barring service check