£18 Standard DBS Check + £10.00 Handling fee = £28 Total

£38 Enhanced DBS Check + £10.00 Handling fee = £48 Total

We do not insist on a minimum number of checks and do not charge a set-up fee.
Please contact us for a quote if you are carrying out a high volume of checks.


All our handling fees incur VAT charged at the standard rate. (DBS fees are outside the scope of VAT)

Price for additional services

We provide the following additional services:
External ID Validation for Route 2 £10
DBS Adult First check £5

Where we work


  1. All Counties

What we do


  1. All Sectors

Specialist services

  1. All Specialities

Other information

Information and guidance to our customers on Overseas Police checks and other safe recruitment checks, such as access to DBS First & Adult First checks, Right To Work in the UK and Basic Disclosure checks

'Safeguarding starts with safer recruitment'. Devon County Council’s Safer Recruitment Service has been providing support to employers and organisations with their safe recruitment processes and policies since 2002, providing a fast, focused and reliable service to our customers. We offer an electronic (online) DBS application service.

Contact details

Emily Sutcliffe

Devon County Council
Safer Recruitment Service HR
County Hall

The Disclosure and Barring Service is not responsible for this information.

Apply Online

at the Devon County Council website