Disclosure and Barring Service v AB: CA 1 Nov 2021

This appeal concerns the powers of the Upper Tribunal hearing an appeal against a decision by the appellant, the Disclosure and Barring Service (‘the DBS’), that it was not satisfied that it was no longer appropriate for the respondent, AB, to be included in what is known as the children’s barred list, that is, a list of persons barred from engaging in certain activities relating to children.

Lord Justice Lewis
[2021] EWCA Civ 1575
England and Wales


Updated: 23 November 2021; Ref: scu.668926