BAND offers Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks to our full and affiliated member groups, for paid or voluntary staff working with children or young people and vulnerable adults.
BAND can process up to 50 checks per group per year. We cannot run checks on staff who would normally be checked by Ofsted, if you’d like clarification please contact BAND on 0117 954 2128.
How to Access DBS Checks through BAND
If you are already a full or affiliated member of BAND and you would like to contract into the DBS Check system, you can phone us on 0117 914 3007 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information on how to become a member of BAND, click here.
Fees (including BAND admin. fee & £2 VAT)
You can pay fees by cheque payable to ‘BAND Ltd’ or via BACS: BAND Ltd, Sort code 30-94-80, Account no. 00971149.
For further information on the DBS Disclosure service, and the DBS update service please contact: www.gov.uk/dbs.
If you are a BAND member group who is currently contracted into the BAND DBS Disclosure Service click on the links below for supporting documents and forms:
Click here for a Microsoft Word version of BAND 1
Click here for a PDF version of BAND 1
Click here for a Microsoft Word version of theGuidance for employer Sept 2016
Click here for a PDF version of the Guidance for employer Sept 2016
Click for a PDF of the DBS Continuation_sheet_v4
Or contact us to get them posted.