Resources for Individuals

Guidance for individuals on how to complete a PVG/Disclosure application and what to do next.

Applying to join the PVG scheme

Use this guidance if you have never joined the PVG Scheme before or you have previously joined then left the scheme and wish to re-join.

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

Applying for a Police Act Disclosure

Use this guidance if you are applying for a disclosure check for a role that is not regulated work with children and/or protected adults.

Download 'Police Act' guidance