Fee Reduction for DBS Checks (17 March 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 checkCurrent feeFee from 6 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.

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