Volunteer CRB Check

CRB Checks are available for Volunteers at both Standard and Enhanced level. Volunteer checks are offered to organisations and charities at a discounted rate.

Call to buy your reduced rate Volunteer CRB Checks


Do I Qualify for a Volunteer CRB Check?

 In order for an applicant to qualify for a Volunteer CRB Check they must not:

  • Receive any payment (except for travel and other approved out –of-pocket expenses)
  • Be on a placement
  • Be on a course that requires them to do this job role
  • Be in a trainee position that will lead to a full time role or qualification

The Definition of a Volunteer

The Police Act 1997 (Criminal Records) Regulations 2002 defines a volunteer as:

A Person who is engaged in any activity which involves spending time, unpaid doing something which aims to benefit  some third party other than, or in addition to, a close relative.

We offer a reduced cost for Volunter applications of just £18.00 per person (including VAT). The price of the Volunteer application is free from the CRB – we simply charge a small administration fee for processing the application on the organisations behalf.

Can I Apply for a Volunteer CRB Check?

The Volunteer CRB Check can only be applied for by the Organisation or Charity that the individual is working for. An individual cannot apply for a Volunteer CRB Check on them self.