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Requests for CRB Certificate Numbers

Please be aware that simply requesting CRB Certificate numbers for previously checked individuals will not show you whether they have a criminal background.
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Recruiting Applicants from Overseas

When recruiting, employers can ask potential hires to obtain a Criminal Record Check, or ‘Certificate of Good Conduct' from their country of origin.
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Important Changes to the DBS Checking Process

It’s important that we inform you of important future changes to the DBS checking process which will commence from 17th June 2013.
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New Draft Guidance for the Safeguarding of Children - Are You up to Date?

The Department for Education (DfE) has revised guidance called ‘Working Together to Safeguard Children’
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In a Hurry for a Carers CRB Check?

There is a service which is only available to the care industry whereby employers can receive an email within 72 hours which will confirm if the applicant is on the DBS Adult barred lists.
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Old and Minor Cautions and Convictions Set to be Excluded From DBS Certificates

Subject to an agreement by Parliament, the Home Office has made steps to exclude certain old and minor cautions and convictions from a CRB Certificate.
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