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DBS Check Turnaround Times: An Infographic

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The police play a key role in DBS checks – but some are much quicker than others!

Government statistics from 2019 show a massive discrepancy between the slowest and fastest DBS check turnaround times across the country.

If you live in Lincolnshire or Guernsey you might only be waiting less than a day but residents of Surrey or Greater Manchester who are looking to get their DBS online might need to hang on a while longer!

See below for the lowdown:

DBS check turnaround times: an infographic

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Statistics based on the average of the monthly figures from UK Government data from January 2019 to March 2019.

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