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DBS checks: do I need a new one?

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Last updated on 9 June 2017
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How often should DBS checks be renewed? DBS checks do not expire - it is for the school employer to decide if you need a new check. We look at whether you need a check if you have one through another organisation. You will also find information on the DBS Update Service.

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Contents

  1. 1 Who needs a check 
  2. 2 Governors with existing DBS certificates
  3. 3 Renewing your DBS check
  4. 4 DBS Update Service

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