Section 128 Checks
What is a Section 128 Check?
A Section 128 Check will confirm whether a person has been prohibited from the management of a school.
Who is eligible to be checked against Section 128?
Section 128 Checks can be processed for school governors to ensure they are not prohibited from the management of independent schools including academies and free schools. This is under the terms of a direction from the Secretary of State for Education and in line with the Department for Education Keeping Children Safe in Education Act.
Who can OnlineDBS process a Section 128 Check for?
You do not have to use OnlineDBS to process any other checks for you to use our Section 128 Check service. We offer this service as a stand alone product for independent schools including academies and free schools across the UK. To register with us, click here.
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