20th April 2022
From 6 April 2022, the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be reducing the fees for DBS checks.
The fees will reduce as follows:
|Type of DBS Check||Fee until 5th April 2022||
Fee from 6th April 2022
|Basic DBS check||£23||£18|
|Standard DBS check||£23||£18|
|Enhanced DBS check||£40||£38|
|Enhanced with Barred Lists DBS check||£40||£38|
The fee for the Update Service will remain the same, at £13 per year.
Standard, Enhanced, and Enhanced with Barred Lists DBS checks for volunteer applications will remain free of charge.