Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS)

Supporting North West London with Disclosure & Barring Service Checks
(Harrow, Hillingdon, Ealing, Brent, Barnet, Hounslow, Hammersmith & Fulham)

Voluntary Action Harrow Limited is a registered umbrella body with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) formally  known the (Criminal Records Bureau) providing DBS check.

We offer advice on whether your organisation needs DBS checks and what level of checks are required. We can  offer support and training on the process, and assistance in completing the DBS forms. The next DBS training session details are available here.  

Disclosure and Barring updates: 

The Live Updates application process has been extended from 19 days from issue of certificate to within 30 days. Click here to find out more about Live Update process. 

The DBS have updated the identification checks process from the October 2017 please see link below.

Get a DBS check done:

If you would like to use the DBS service, we will first need to register your organisation on our database.

To register you can:

Already registered and need more forms for your staff, colleagues or volunteers?

Helpful documents:

COVID-19 Service Update:

How to buy:

If you would like to register please call 020 8861 5894 or e-mail crb@voluntaryactionharrow.org.uk or dbs@voluntaryactionharrow.org.uk.


Level of check Non-profit Organisation Public/Private Organisation
Volunteer (Standard/Enhanced) £21 £31
Staff (Standard) £47 £57
Staff (Enhanced) £65 £75