CRB checked online
Aaron's Department's CRB checking system enables you to get an online disclosure faster. It
is available to Employers or Charities that have personnel who need to have a Criminal Records
Bureau check. Registration is easy and takes less than 15 minutes to complete. Once registration
is activated you can quickly and easily add applicants and invite them to complete their own
CRB application forms online. With built in error checking, applying for a CRB is made easy and
rejected applications minimised. Once complete the application is reviewed and countersigned
by one of our specialists and then passed to the Criminal Records Bureau the same day via our
direct connection to the UK Government Gateway.
Using Aaron's department to complete your CRB checks you can receive your CRB Certificate back
with us within 2 hours. That's including the time it takes you to sign up and register.
It's free to register
Registration with Aaron's Department is free. We would encourage you to sign up, try a CRB application online and see why
our Clients use us for their Criminal records checks.
We don't have a minimum amount of applications or force you to stay with us. Our Clients stop with us because when they do
a CRB check online with us it is a quick and painless experience.
Our CRB tracking system allows you to monitor each Criminal Records Bureau Check and to easily see what stage what a CRB
application is at.
Criminal Record Bureau renamed
The Criminal Record Bureau UK (CRB) has merged with the Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) under the Protection of
Freedoms Act 2012. The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) is a non-departmental public body
of the Home Office of the United Kingdom. Aaron's Department is a DBS Umbrella body providing
an Online Disclosure service to organisations in the public, private and voluntary sectors. Obtaining
a Standard Criminal Record check or where required by law enhanced CRB checks help identify candidates
who may be unsuitable for certain work, especially work that involves children or vulnerable
The main categories for which a
Standard Disclosure may be required are
- Applicants checked in the interests of national security
- Applicants involved in the administration of law
- Applicants applying for firearms, explosives and gaming licences
- Professional Health, pharmacy and law groups
- Banking and financial services Senior managers
Enhanced Disclosure requirements
The position must be included in both the ROA Exceptions Order and in the Police Act 1997 (Criminal
Records) regulations to be eligible for an enhanced level DBS certificate.
Is an individual allowed to request a CRB check?
An employee cannot conduct a standard or Enhanced check on themselves. However, they can complete
a basic disclosure at