FAQ: How Much Does a Basic DBS Check Cost?

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How Much Does a Basic DBS Check Cost?

The government application fee for a Basic DBS check is £18.

If you are getting a Basic DBS check for yourself, we recommend getting it directly via the government portal, where you won’t have to pay any admin fees.

How much does a Basic DBS check cost for employers?

If you are getting Basic DBS checks for your staff, Aaron’s Department offers an online checking and processing service with admin fees starting at £5.45 per check, and even lower if you pay for applications in bulk!

For your administration fee, you get access to a fast-tracked, error-proof application system, and an Umbrella Body that actually picks up the phone when you call them! We do not charge a sign-up fee (unlike some other companies), which means the only thing you have to spend money on is the DBS checks themselves – nothing more.

Summary – How Much Does A Basic DBS Check cost for Employers?

Basic DBS Checks are just £18 in government fees, plus our low admin fee of £5.45, (or lower, depending on the volume of checks you pay for).
With no sign-up fee, it is easy to start getting Basic DBS Checks for your staff.

If you would like to find out more, or begin your checks today – call us on 0113 877 0171 between 8:00am and 5:00pm, drop us an email at contact@aaronsdepartment.com or sign up for free using below. We look forward to hearing from you!

About The Author

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Matthew Dugdale

Matthew is our go-to when it comes to all things related to Recruitment & DBS checks. His experience and expertise helps make sure that everyone gets the correct level of check.

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