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Apply for disclosures by email

The quickest way to apply for a basic or PVG disclosure is online.


You can apply online:

By email

For some types of disclosure you'll need to complete a digital form and send it to Disclosure Scotland:

Email completed forms to

We will accept an electronic signature from the applicant and countersignatory. Either a typewritten or scanned signature is valid. There's no need to print and sign a form by hand.


You can pay for these disclosures online by card. If you're applying by email, follow the instructions in the payment section of the digital form.

Organisations listed with Disclosure Scotland as registered bodies can also pay by invoice. Qualifying voluntary organisations do not pay for PVG checks for volunteers.

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