What Shows Up On DBS Check?

What shows up on a standard DBS check?

Standard DBS check This is a check of your criminal record which will show details of all spent and unspent convictions, cautions, reprimands and final warnings held on central police records (apart from protected convictions and cautions)..

What will be filtered from a DBS check?

If you are applying for a job or role which is ‘exempt’ from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and which requires a standard or enhanced DBS check, your DBS certificate will disclose details of all spent and unspent cautions and convictions unless they are eligible for removal (often referred to as filtered or …

Do Arrests Show on DBS checks?

A standard DBS check will not show an arrest, a standard DBS checks will search for cautions, convictions, warnings, and reprimands only. On an Enhanced DBS check there is a section where the police can add other relevant information that they feel is important.

Do all convictions show on DBS?

All convictions resulting in a custodial sentence, whether or not suspended, will always be disclosed. Youth cautions, warnings and reprimands will not be disclosed automatically on a Standard or Enhanced DBS certificate.

How far back does a standard DBS check go?

The filtering periods for cautions are two years for under 18s and six years for those aged 18 and over. The filtering periods for convictions are 5.5 years for under 18s and 11 years for those aged 18 and over.

How long do convictions stay on DBS?

If over 18 at the time of the offence, a conviction will be filtered 11 years after the date of the conviction, and a caution 6 years after the date of the caution, provided that the applicant did not go to prison, has not committed any other offence and the offence was not of a violent or sexual nature.