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Law Commission review on Criminal Record Disclosure

‘[T]he present system raises significant concerns in relation to non-compliance with the ECHR and the overly harsh outcomes stemming from the failure to incorporate either proportionality or relevance into disclosure decisions. An impenetrable legislative framework and questions of legal certainty…

Do I have to declare my conviction/caution?

For many healthcare professionals who received a caution or were convicted as an adult, that information will appear on your DBS certificate and will need to be declared in applications for employment. However, there are important exceptions where a declaration…