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DBS checks: requirements for governors (maintained)

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Last updated on 15 June 2018
School types: Maintained · School phases: All
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Read about the requirements for maintained school governors to have an enhanced DBS check, including what to do if a governor hasn't had a check yet, and whether checks expire.

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Contents

  1. 1 All governors are required to have DBS checks
  2. 2 Missing the deadline for applying for a check
  3. 3 Expiry dates 
  4. 4 Section 128 checks

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