Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Checks

The Federation is a Registered Body with the Disclosure and Barring Service and we are able to obtain Enhanced Disclosure checks for individuals. We are unable to obtain Standard Disclosure checks for individuals. If you need any clarification on which disclosure check is required, please call Festivals House.

How much does this cost?

  • Paid positions - The cost of an Enhanced check for a paid position is £60. 
  • Volunteer positions -The cost of an Enhanced check for a volunteer position is £20.

How do I request a check?

Please complete the enquiry form below with as much information as possible. Once this has been received, a full application pack and instructions will be sent out to you.

For more information about the Disclosure and Barring Service please see: https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service

Your Details
The Following Details Are Required

Please contact the DBS officer at the Festival you will be working at and they will arrange a DBS check on your behalf.

This form is for non-Federation members only.

If you do not know the name of the DBS Officer, please contact The Team at Festivals House on info@federationoffestivals.org.uk or call on 01625428297.