Disclosure Scotland helps employers make safer decisions when they're recruiting people. It also makes sure unsuitable people don't work with vulnerable groups, including children.
Find out more about how we work and our corporate publications. Publications also include our board and committee minutes.
If you live in Scotland, find out how to apply for our types of disclosure.
The Disclosure (Scotland) Act 2020 received Royal Assent on 14 July 2020. The new laws aim to make the disclosure process in Scotland simpler and easier to understand. Find out more about what will change.
If you live in England or Wales, apply for your criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
How we work
The chief executive is personally accountable to the Scottish Parliament for the efficient and effective operation and financial management of Disclosure Scotland and for performance against key targets.
Senior leadership team
Director of Operations and Business Continuity
Director of Strategic Policy and Communications
Director of Digital and Service Owner
Director of Corporate Services
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