Apply for the BPSS Certificate:

Apply for the BPSS CertificateCall us now and one of our advisors will guide you through the application process:

BPSS hotline: 08450 217 634

If you would like to email us instead please write to: info@thenvc.co.uk

(Our office hours are from 9 - 5.30 Monday to Friday)

Our advisors are experienced and have all passed the NVC (BS 7858) themselves, so you can be sure that any information you choose to share with us will be handled with sensitivity.

We will manage your application according to the Data Protection Act and keep your personal information private and stored securely. To enable us to process your application as fast as possible we will need you to tell us if any of the following apply to you:

  1. If you are not a UK national.
  2. If you have a criminal record.
  3. If you have County Court Judgments, Insolvency or Bankruptcy against your name.
  4. If you hold a Directorship with an active company.

Sharing this information with us will enable us to advise you on how it might influence the result of the background checks (and won't prevent you from applying).

Not sure if the BPSS is right for you?

Is the BPSS Certificate right for me?
The BPSS (Baseline Personnel Security Standard) certificate is ideal for any individual working (or wanting to work) in a position where they would be responsible for handling sensitive information, managing assets or operationally-critical data in a government or public sector environment.

Please note: this certificate meets the Baseline Standard - please contact an NVC advisor if you require a higher level of clearance checks: NVC HOTLINE 08450 217 634.

Typical industries include: government, public sector, and third-party suppliers providing services to government and local authorities.

Typical roles include: general administrative and management roles requiring personnel to be vetted to BPSS level meeting HMG baseline requirements.

BPSS checks and contents:

IMPORTANT - So that we can process your application as fast as possible, please let us know if any of the following apply to you:

  1. If you are not a UK national.
  2. If you have a criminal record.
  3. If you have County Court Judgments, Insolvency or Bankruptcy against your name.
  4. If you hold a Directorship with an active company.

Sharing this information with us will enable us to advise you on how it might influence the result of the background checks (and won't prevent you from applying).

Alternatives:

Apply for the PCI Certificate here >Apply for the NVC here > Apply for the NVC - ideal for individuals wanting to work with sensitive information, important business-critical assets. The NVC is UKAS accredited, issued by IPSA and meets ISO27001.

Apply for the PCI Certificate - ideal for individuals wanting to work within a customer payment card handling environment and meets the PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard).

Speak to an advisor:

Our advisors are ready to guide you through the application process and answer your questions.

BPSS hotline: 08450 217 634

If you would like to email us instead please write to: info@thenvc.co.uk

Our office hours are from 9 - 5.30 Monday to Friday.