DBS Disclosure and Barring Service

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Waltham Forest Council is registered as an umbrella body offering a fast and secure online DBS service to companies and individuals who require a DBS to be undertaken.

Type of check Cost Handling fee Total cost
Volunteer Free £20 £20
Standard £23 £20 £43
Enhanced £40 £20 £60

If you require further information about the level of check you will require, please visit the DBS website for guidance.

How do I pay for a DBS check?

Please pay for your DBS check by clicking on the appropriate link below, then adding your handling fee to the shopping basket.

Volunteer check is (Free) + handling fee

Pay for standard check + handling fee

Pay for enhanced check + handling fee

What happens next?

Once payment is received, you will receive an email from the Waltham Forest DBS Team.  The email will contain guidance and a secure link for you to proceed with your online check.