As a result of feedback, DBS realised they needed to clarify who is entitled to a barred list check. The Protection of Freedoms Act came into force in September 2012. It changed the definition of Regulated Activity including who was eligible for a barred list check.

Here are DBS factsheets of the position regarding regulated activity relating to children and adults

Support and Guidance

Customer Services 0870 9090811 – Or visit the Home Office website for more information

Please see the separate information regarding the new definition of ‘Regulated Activity’ and we strongly advise you to look as the DBS website for all other latest news.

If you would like One Community to work with you on this, contact:

Jeanette Elmasri

Telephone: 02380 902408

Email Jeanette here