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A DBS Basic application is for an applicant working or residing in England and wales.
A Disclosure Scotland basic application is for an applicant working or residing in Scotland.
You can also get a basic DBS check if you live in Northern Ireland or Scotland but the job you’re applying for is in England or Wales.
Please register to carry out your check or you can call for help on 03301 355 855.
Differences between check types
|Type of check||Unspent Convictions under the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974||Spent and unspent convictions , cautions, reprimands and warnings that are held on the Police National Computer, which are not subject to filtering||Non-conviction information supplied by relevant police forces, if it is deemed relevant and ought to be contained in the certificate||Child / adult barring|
|Enhanced with barring list check subject to eligibility|