DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) for voluntary and community sector groups

Did you know that Nottinghamshire County Council offers a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) for community and voluntary sector groups?

All groups in receipt of funding from Nottinghamshire County Council are exempt from the £10 administration fee - this exemption applies to DBS applications for volunteers and employees (paid staff).

DBS applications

volunteers of NCC funded groups

The DBS do not charge the Disclosure fee if the application is for a volunteer.

employees of NCC funded groups

There is a £26 fee for Standard Disclosures and £44 for Enhanced Disclosures for employees. The DBS will invoice the group directly for fees arising from DBS applications for employees.


For further information, please email your request – along with a copy of your letter confirming that you are in receipt of funding from Nottinghamshire County Council to: dbs@nottscc.gov.uk

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