Acorn Direct is dedicated to providing a cost effective service with no registration fee or hidden charges; what you see below is what you pay. The only exception would be for additional postage charges for the return of identification documents.
Who pays and when?
If your employer is paying for your Disclosure then we will invoice them directly. If you are responsible for your own fees we will invoice you. Payment in both cases must be made before we send your application form to the DBS.
Standard Disclosure – £43.00
Enhanced Disclosure – £60.00
Enhanced Disclosure with ISA AdultFirst Check – £70.00
Enhanced Disclosure with annual update service – £80.00
Annual update service only – £20
Volunteers Disclosure (Including admin fees + VAT) – £13.20
We do NOT make any cancellation charges provided the form has not been posted off to the DBS. If an application form has been sent on to the DBS, the fee is applicable and is non-refundable.
Payment is required in full upon receipt of the relevant Disclosure application form, payment can be made by BACS transfer, please contact us for our bank details.
All charges are inclusive of the DBS rate and our administration fees/VAT and are correct as of June 2018 and may be subject to change.