Disclosure and Barring Service

Maldon and District CVS is registered with the Disclosure and Barring Service as an umbrella body to undertake checks on staff and volunteers on behalf of organisations, charities and companies.

We offer two levels of service:

Maldon and District CVS follows the DBS Code of Practice – Read more about the obligations and requirements of registered bodies under the code online here . We are also fully compliant with Data Protection regulations, full details are included in our Privacy notice

To find out whether a role is eligible for a DBS check we recommend using the eligibility checker provided online by the DBS.

Organisations using this service will be charged the standard rate set by the DBS, plus the administrative fee for the services provided by M&DCVS.

The current DBS fees are:

Administration fees are as below. Please note that voluntary and community groups that are registered as members of M&DCVS or another Essex CVS are entitled to a 50% discount. We are unable to offer a discount on the external validation service.

Member Non-Member
Basic Service £8 per form £16 per form
Advanced Service £13.50 per form £27 per form
External ID Validation £12 per form £12 per form
If you would like to use us as your DBS umbrella body please contact Catherine on 01621 851891 or catherine@maldoncvs.org.uk
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