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Set up a new eDBS user

Essex County Council Employees

If you need to set up an Essex County Council employee please fill out our form for internal applicants.

External Companies and Schools

If you need to set up a user for an external company or school please fill out our form for external applicants.


Need help with your application?

If you get stuck with your application you can refer to our guidance for prospective applicants or our guidance for organisations.

Some checks can be completed in 48 hours but most are completed within 6 to 8 working days.


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