Ofsted DBS Application Portal

Step One – Understanding the process


Please note you must read and complete all four steps for your DBS application to be successful. If you fail to follow all four steps, this will cause a delay in your DBS application and Ofsted registration.

Read and understand Ofsted's 'Guide to Registration'
Read and understand our Role Guidance and Volunteer Guidance
Track progress of Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) application
Register for the DBS Update Service

Please now proceed to Step Two.

Step One

Understand each of the steps and actions required to make a DBS application.

Step Two

Online eBulkPlus application completed and payment made.

Step Three

ID check and ICF or Post Office form completed and signed by Responsible Person.