Key questions that we know a lot of people visit this site to find an answer to are:

What do I need to know about my criminal record?
Is my conviction/caution spent?
Will my conviction/caution be disclosed on a basic disclosure?
  • Work out if it’s spent by using the links above
What types of jobs involve criminal record checks?
Will my caution/conviction be disclosed on a standard/enhanced DBS check? Or will it be filtered?
How can I find out the details of my criminal record?
I need to get insurance – where can I go?
Does my record stop me from going to the United States?
  • Read our simple guide to see if you can travel as normal or whether you have to apply for a visa
  • Read our detailed guide for more information on the ESTA and Visa processes