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My future employee needs a certification that I had no

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Hi. My future employee needs a certification that I had no criminal records. What is the proper name of it and how can I apply for it?
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Customer: *employer UK I'm a Hungarian citizen
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Hello and thank you for your question. I will be very pleased to assist you. I'm a practising lawyer in England with over 10 years experience.

Does your employer require a certificate from the Hungarian Police or just a UK criminal check?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Just the UK criminal check

Thanks. There are two ways in which you can obtain a criminal records check in the UK. Which one you choose depends upon whether your employer intends to carryout the check for you or whether they have asked you to obtain a certificate yourself.

If your employer intends to carry out a check for you they can only do so if your job involves working in healthcare, working with children or with the elderly. If it doesn't then your employer cannot obtain a check. If it does they can apply to the governments DBS service to apply for a check. You will then be sent a request by the service to confirm you consent to the check and will be sent a copy of the result which you then give to your employer.

If you are not working in one of the above roles then you can obtain a disclosure yourself by using the government disclosure service. Confusingly the service is called "Disclosure Scotland" but it applies to the whole of the UK (except Northern Ireland). You can request the disclosure using the following link - it costs £25 and is usually completed in a few days:

https://www.gov.uk/request-copy-criminal-record

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Thank you very much. It helped a lot.

I'm glad. Good luck with your new role. Best wishes

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