COVID-19 DBS checks in the Care Sector


Following the outbreak of coronavirus, the DBS have put new measures in place. These measures ensure fast track barred list checks and free DBS checks for specific COVID-19 related roles. More information on this is available on our blog here. CQC have also provided their up to date guidance on COVID-19 checks for health and […]

6 things to Love about APCS

We are the best value for money when it comes to DBS checks, with no registration or annual fees, you just pay as and when you need DBS checks!

How Long Do DBS Checks Take?

DBS Basic checks are often the quickest to be completed, with APCS receiving the majority of our basic checks back within the very same day we submitted them. In fact, our fastest recorded check was completed in just 69 seconds!

New DBS Price Change – October 2019

APCS are pleased to inform our customers that the price of Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks will be reduced from 1st October 2019! How much is a DBS check from 2019? Please note, the above fees do not include any administration or postage fees.If you have any questions regarding DBS eligibility, or would like […]

How much does a DBS check cost and who should pay for it?

How much does a DBS check cost? APCS charge the following fees for DBS checks: For companies processing large volumes of DBS checks we are happy to offer a discount, please contact us for more information. Do I have to pay for the DBS if I’m a volunteer? If an applicant meets the DBS Volunteer […]