Changes to DBS checks in place from 28 November

Please be aware that changes to DBS checks have come in, from 28 November, regarding self-disclosure around spent, unspent and conditional convictions. We have received a helpful round-up from Safe CIC, and their partner Dominic Headley (with thanks).

The MOJ guidance makes it crystal clear that under self-disclosure rules, all unspent convictions and conditional cautions must be disclosed, just like any job or activity that is covered by the ROA 1974.

In addition, spent cautions and convictions must be disclosed if they meet the circumstances described in the table below:

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