Site update: we’re merging with uCheck

From 1st September 2020 we have commenced a merger exercise with the largest online vetting and screening provider in the UK, uCheck.

Who are uCheck?

 

With 17 years of experience, uCheck currently provides online DBS Check solutions to over 30,000 organisations, processing over 600,000 DBS Checks in the last year (the fastest check was processed in 13 minutes!).

As well as Basic, Standard and Enhanced DBS Checks, uCheck also process a number of other checks needed for screening job applicants and employees, including:

  • DVLA checks
  • Right to Work checks
  • Adverse Credit checks
  • Identity checks

uCheck are also ISO 27001 and Cyber Essential certified (ISO 27001 is an internationally recognised Information Security standard), as well as a registered Crown Commercial Service (CSS) provider.

 

What does this mean for my account?

 

There’s no need to worry if you’re one of our existing clients – our merger with uCheck means that you will be using the exact same online platform as you were before, just at a cheaper cost.

These reduced DBS Check fees are as follows:

  • Basic Disclosure:
    • DBS Fee – £23
    • uCheck Fee – £10.40
    • Total = £33.40 inc VAT
  • Standard Disclosure:
    • DBS Fee – £23
    • uCheck Fee – £10.40
    • Total = £33.40 inc VAT
  • Enhanced Disclosure:
    • DBS Fee – £40
    • uCheck Fee – £10.40
    • Total = £50.40 inc VAT

Once your account is registered with uCheck, your new login details will be issued via email. You can then access the site via the uCheck login page.

 

Conclusion

 

We hope that this blog has been informative on our upcoming merger, introduced uCheck and let you know what this means for your current accounts with us.

If you have any further questions feel free to get in touch with us – we’re always happy to help!