Choose Checks Direct

Whether you need 10 or 10,000 checks, we always go above and beyond for our clients to ensure the continuous safety of your organisation and community.

Fast track turnaround

Swift service with rapid turnaround times to meet your demands.

Streamlined process

Register for free and enjoy the simplicity of our accessible online process.

No strings attached

No fixed term contract, set up or annual fees because we’re confident you’ll stick with us.

Secure service

Approved Umbrella Body of the DBS and established industry authority.

Dedicated team

Receive first class customer care every step of the way for every check processed.

Trusted track record

20 years of experience means we’re perfectly placed to provide expert advice.

What our clients say

So lovely to deal with

"Thank you for everything, all of you. It's so lovely to deal with a company that has maintained a personal relationship with their customers."

An incredibly positive experience

"Checks Direct have really defined the student experience as an incredibly positive one. The product itself is easy to use and we generally find DBS Checks are turned around quickly. We want to thank the whole team for their help!"

Excellent customer service

"I can only compliment you on the excellent customer service provided to the university. Starting any new process or system can be challenging but the Checks Direct team have been at hand to iron out any queries or issues as they arise."

Simple and hassle free

"Our experience with Checks Direct has been great. The website is very easy to use and you’re always quick to respond to our queries, no matter how small. We are so pleased to have found Checks Direct as they really do make the process simple and hassle free."

The service has been very good

“The service has been very good. I’m really glad I came along with you. It has helped as a company that office members can submit DBS Checks for care staff via Checks Direct as it can be a struggle when they submit themselves.”

Helpful, good and quick

"Very easy online DBS system. I was really happy with service."

Friendly, knowledgeable, efficient

"It is so easy to use and a lot more difficult to make mistakes - even if I do, the team get in touch really quickly to resolve it."

Customer service excellence

"Simple, easy to use and intuitive."

Quick, easy service

"A great and fast service and easy to complete."

Faultless and fun!

"It's a brilliant service. The website is very user friendly and the staff are always knowledgeable and helpful. I cannot fault either the service, nor the staff."

Fantastic service

"The service is easy to use, efficient and DBS results come back quickly."

Helpful, easy and cost-effective

"Really good website and if they have any questions they ring you to confirm."

Efficient, friendly, knowledgeable

"The system is clear and easy to use if we have any questions, the customer service team are always there to help."

Our process

Our process is accessible and straightforward thanks to our bespoke system. As an Umbrella Body of the DBS, we provide a trusted, reliable and efficient service that can be tailored to your needs.

We go above and beyond to provide first-class customer care, and one-to-one expert advice is available every step of the way from our dedicated and accredited team.


Easy and free registration

You can set up an account in a matter of minutes, submit applications on our user-friendly portal and manage checks on your dashboard.


Applying for checks

To ensure complete efficiency at every stage, our team will use their expertise to check your application. We will make sure the information is accurate and valid for your checks.


Receive your results

You will be notified when the results are ready. Our fast turnaround provides confirmation of your checks and peace of mind.

Organisations we work with

Our clients are from a wide range of industries across the UK. Public, private and not-for-profit sector clients choose us to protect themselves and their communities.

Make every check count

Keep your organisation and people safe with our independent and verified checks.