BS7858 Screening Standard
The BS7858:2012 Standard is:
ID verification, Address verification, right to work checks.
Financial background checks
Five-year employment history checks
Employment gap analysis X 2 personal references
Basic Disclosure (Criminal record check if non SIA)
SIA Licence Check (if applicable)
*10 year employment references upon request*
Provisional Screening Certificate
As part of our accreditation we complete the provisional screening within 96 hours from when receiving the online application. Under the BS7858 legislation’s is allows your staff to work out on site legally whilst we complete the remainder of the vetting.
You can download the certified Provisional screening certificate under the British Standard and NSI certification within 96 hours.
Completed Screening Report
Once the screening is complete, your account manager will pass the vetting file to our compliance team. Their role is to validate everything is complete and correct. We have this function to comply with our accreditation’s.
They will then sign off the British Standard 7858 (BS7858)screening report and you then download the completed report from our client screening system.
We guarantee 100% pass audit on all of your security vetting files, giving you peace of mind on all security audits.
This is an integral part of the BS7858 screening. Any gaps of more than 30 days have to be covered by documented evidence.
The full list of what acceptable documents to cover employment gaps can be found in the support centre.
Benefits have to covered by a certified benefits letter which is also found on our support centre. If none of the above can be achieved then the applicant can apply for a 5 years HMRC Tax Statement.