How to complete your disclosure forms

Help with completing the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG)/Police Act disclosure paper application forms.

Please note: Before completing a paper application please attempt to use the new Digital Routine Application Process. Full details, including step by step guidance of this new process can be found here.

Introduction to Disclosure Services and the disclosure forms

Help to understand the disclosure process.


Application to join the PVG scheme

This disclosure form should be completed if you have never joined the PVG scheme.

Download 'Application to join' guidance 


Existing PVG Scheme member application

Use this guidance if you are already a member of the PVG Scheme and wish to apply for a PVG to work with another organisation.

Download 'Existing Member' guidance


Police Act Disclosure application

This application should be completed if you are applying for a role which does not qualify for a PVG disclosure.

Download 'Police Act' guidance