Who we are & what we stand for

Agenda: Our core role is

Agenda works alongside its customers, helping their businesses to thrive by adding unrivalled expertise to the recruitment processes. We are friendly, obliging and responsive. By outsourcing background checks to Agenda, you’ll soon reap the benefits due to the sense of responsibility we have towards our work and our clients.

Our global reach and industry leading turnaround times, along with our commitment to being valued business partners, has led to us becoming one of the most trusted pre-employment screening companies in the UK. 

You work with dedicated Agenda people. We assign you a personal account manager who will soon feel like one of your team and be committed to ensuring a smooth and mutually supportive process.

Benefit from robust and expert pre-employment screening processes. We are meticulous in the execution of all of our background checking services. Our reputation depends on it.

Protect your business by partnering with the best. We show total commitment and respect to both clients and their candidates and you can trust Agenda to deliver on time and on-budget without compromising on quality.

Outsource to a company with global reach. No matter where your business is based or the nature of your international expansion plans, we’ll be right by your side with our global expertise.

Of the many background check companies, Agenda stands out. Our service levels, our attention to detail, our experience and sense of responsibility, mean that we lead the field.

Every type of background check is covered, both in the UK and globally. We are here to protect your business interests by ensuring that the people you hire are the right people. By using Agenda as your pre-employment screening partner, you’ll benefit from our expertise in many areas, from reference checking and CV verification, to the checks carried out for more regulated areas of employment.

  • You work with dedicated Agenda people. We assign you a personal account manager who will soon feel like one of your team and be committed to ensuring a smooth and mutually supportive process.

    Benefit from robust and expert pre-employment screening processes. We are meticulous in the execution of all of our background checking services. Our reputation depends on it.

    Protect your business by partnering with the best. We show total commitment and respect to both clients and their candidates and you can trust Agenda to deliver on time and on-budget without compromising on quality.

  • Outsource to a company with global reach. No matter where your business is based or the nature of your international expansion plans, we’ll be right by your side with our global expertise.

    Of the many background check companies, Agenda stands out. Our service levels, our attention to detail, our experience and sense of responsibility, mean that we lead the field.

    Every type of background check is covered, both in the UK and globally. We are here to protect your business interests by ensuring that the people you hire are the right people. By using Agenda as your pre-employment screening partner, you’ll benefit from our expertise in many areas, from reference checking and CV verification, to the checks carried out for more regulated areas of employment.

Trust: The best in the business

We have some of the fastest turnaround times and are known for accuracy, great customer service and respect to clients and candidates.

As one of longest established, independent screening providers, Agenda has the capability to service our clients international background checking requirements. Our dedicated UK team leads the industry with solutions designed to ensure your candidates have the background skills, attitudes and aptitudes to make a positive difference in your organisation. So, whether they are candidates, employees, contractors, or volunteers, Agenda will make sure they are who they say they are, wherever they’re from in the world.

Processes independently audited every 6 months by a UKAS accredited certification body.

Agenda: are certified to the following standards

Secure by Design Premises

ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security Management

ISO 22301

Business Continuity Management

BS10012

Personal Information Management, aligns to the principles of GDPR

Cyber Essentials

ISO 9001

Quality Management

ISO 14001

Environmental Management

Onsite GDPR Practitioner

Onsite Certified Information Security Manager (ISACA CISM)

Every Background check is covered

CV verification and reference checks, criminal record and CQC checks, social media checks, OSINT checks, financial, BS7858 and BPSS as well as many more specialist requests.

We act as your partner

A dedicated account manager will work with you and get to know your business. We’ll ensure that your experience of outsourcing is a good one.

Benefit from Agenda’s advanced systems

We’ve made the process of background checks much more efficient through technology, saving time and money.

Every Background check is covered.

CV verification and reference checks, criminal record and CQC checks, social media checks, OSINT checks, financial, BS7858 and BPSS as well as many more specialist requests.

We act as your partner.

A dedicated account manager will work with you and get to know your business. We’ll ensure that your experience of outsourcing is a good one.

Benefit from Agenda’s advanced systems.

We’ve made the process of background checks much more efficient through technology, saving time and money.

Industry: Compliance Packages

Example Screening OptionsLow RiskMedium RiskHigh RiskBaseline Personnel
Security Standard (BPSS)
BS7858 Security Screening
Employment StatusTemporary, Contractor
& interim
Full Time EmployeeManagement, Sensitive
Roles
BPSSEmployed in Security Role
Identity Confirmation
Current Address Check
5 Year Address History
Internet Mining Search
3 Year Employment History
5 Year Employment History
(Written)
Personal Referee
Professional Membership/Qualification
Right to Work Status
Employment Gap Analysis
Basic Criminal Record
(Unspent)

(Unspent)

(Unspent if no SIA License)
Directorship
Personal Credit History
Sanctions Search
Turnaround (Working Days)5810810