There are a variety of reasons you may be required to provide a police clearance certificate, including a new job or relocation overseas. There are more than one type of clearance available, however, and there are a few things to consider before you decide wish to apply for.
If you have previously applied for clearance in the UK, you may be familiar with a DBS check. These are available with varying levels of depth however, so be sure you know which type of DBS you’ll need. If you are apply for a position overseas, a DBS is not usually the best option. There are special types of clearances available which are better suited to being presented abroad.
To find out more read our selection of blog articles which cover the different types of checks available and which you need to apply for.