Disclosure & Barring Service checks Most councils and clinical commissioning groups require all new PAs to have a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check no older than three months. We make getting a DBS check for your employee, simple, fast and straightforward. Below is a short video we've put together that explains what DBS checks are, why they are important and how we can help. How much does a DBS check cost? Customer Type Price Direct Payment customer in Croydon or West Sussex Free Payroll Plus customer £82.50 To request a DBS check for your employee, please contact us on 01903 219482 and select option 3 or email [email protected].