||<p>The Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) key performance indicators are set each year
with the agreement of the Home Office. As the sponsoring department, the Home Office
monitors timeliness performance throughout the year. The key performance indicators
for the DBS in 2018/19 can be found at:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dbs-business-plan-2018-2019"
19/20, the DBS have introduced new stretching Key Performance indicators including
targets for 96% of Basic Certificates, 96% of Standard and 77% of Enhanced Certificates
to be issued in 14 calendar days.</p>