Guidelines

DBS Guidelines 
Here you can view and download, as a PDF file, a range of DBS publications and guidance notes.
If there is something you can’t find, check the full resource library at the DBS website.

Completing the new DBS  application form a guide for employers

Completing the new DBS application form a guide for applicants

Eligibility guidance and DBS eligibility tool

How to use Continuation Sheets

ID Checking Process 

Guidance on checking for indicators of fraudulent documents 

Sample Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-Offenders 

Management of DBS Certificate information


Code of Practice


What is the definition of a Volunteer?

AccessNI Guidelines
Here you can view and download a range of AccessNI publications and guidance notes. If there is something that you cannot find, check the full resource library at the AccessNI website.

AccessNI Application Form