The CPC's framework agreement for the market-leading Employee Screening Services offers our members a comprehensive solution designed to cover all employee screening service requirements, including:

  • DBS checks (basic, standard, enhanced and List 99 checks)
  • Identity verification (including passport verification).
  • Education qualifications
  • Professional qualifications and licence checks
  • Employment history checks, including gap verification
  • Right to work checks
  • Credit checks
  • Reference checks
  • DVLA driving checks
  • International fraud and sanction checks
  • BS7858 and Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) checks
  • A range of value-added services, including Financial Conduct Authority, MOT and Insurance, Energy and Utility Skills Register, Health and Safety and FACIS checks.

It was awarded on 6th November 2017 and runs to 5th November 2020 with a possible extension to 5th November 2021.

Key Benefits of this Framework

  • A one-stop shop for all your employee screening needs.
  • Five fully-assured suppliers offering national availability and provision.
  • Access to an automated on-line DBS check system (with personalised member front-end), that provides application tracking, comprehensive management information, and reporting capabilities.
  • A fast route to market using the direct award or mini competition options.

Supplier Details

Lots No. Suppliers
1 - Lot 1: Disclosure Barring Services 5 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
Mitie Security Ltd t/a Procius 2017/1823 Nationwide
Powys County Council DBS Unit 2017/1819 Nationwide
Reed Screening 2017/1820 Nationwide
Security Watchdog 2017/1821 Nationwide
Verifile Limited 2017/1822 Nationwide
2 - Lot 2: Employee Screening Services One-Stop Shop 4 View Suppliers
Supplier Agreement No. Coverage
Mitie Security Ltd t/a Procius 2017/1823 Nationwide
Reed Screening 2017/1820 Nationwide
Security Watchdog 2017/1821 Nationwide
Verifile Limited 2017/1822 Nationwide

How can I use this Framework

CPC typically recommend that members undertake a further competition considering their own particular requirements, however please see the framework user guide for further details.

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If you require support in running a further competition via this framework, Tenet Services can help. Tenet offer a nationwide service specialising in assisting education establishments to complete further competitions.

Tenet are part of the Crescent Purchasing Group of Companies and operate on a not-for-profit basis.

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Get a Quote

The CPC Quote Tool is free to use for all our members and offers quick, compliant access to all suppliers on the framework. For more complex procurements, the CPC Sourcing Cloud is available to offer enhanced features such as having a full audit trail and allowing electronic returns whilst still being free to use for our members.

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Contract Manager

The contracting authority for this framework is Crescent Purchasing Consortium with NPG.

  • Name: Lisa O'Shea
  • Tel: 0161 974 0947
  • Email: l.m.oshea@thecpc.ac.uk
  • Chat: Live Chat