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GOV UK & NAPBS Launch UK Criminal Record Trade Body

Posted: 18th May 2018 in Security News

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A network of Registered Bodies is to come together to form a recognised group of criminal record check professionals. The group, called the Criminal Records Trade Body (CRTB) will form a committee within the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS) Europe Chapter.

This group will provide an authoritative and independent voice, representing a wide range of sectors of sectors with the aim of:

  • Supporting the UK’s safeguarding agenda
  • Encouraging the adoption of enhanced identity verification processes
  • Supporting candidates and users in understanding eligibility of checks
  • Preventing employing screening scams
  • Promoting best practice and awareness of criminal record checks

As members of the NAPBS Europe Chapter, Agenda Screening Services™ are proud to be associated with such an important step forward and the opportunity to work even closer with the DBS and Disclosure Scotland, providing a forum for members to raise issues directly and to influence future strategy. For more information see the official press release for more information.

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