The Secret of Our Success

We pride ourselves on working hand in hand with our clients to give them the fastest, most responsive background checking service around.


If you have a problem, we’re here to help. We like to work with our clients to get them the outcomes they need

100% GDPR compliant

Background checking involves a lot of personal data and you don’t want to get it wrong – we’re GDPR experts

Designed to save you time

Our service is specifically designed to make it quick and easy to use and to save you time in your recruitment process.


We developed our own software to provide a user-friendly and straightforward experience

Our Happy Clients

We’re proud to have worked with some of the biggest names

But don’t take our word for it – hear from our customers

“Having worked alongside VSC on pre-employment background checks for my company since June 2017, I have found them professional, friendly, informative and a team I enjoy communicating and working with. Each query or issue has been answered or resolved quickly and efficiently. Each team member greets you on the phone and is personable and approachable, I don’t even need to explain which company I’m from! A fabulous team to work with.”
Kind Regards, Jo Donnelly

Jo Donnelly
HR Coordinator, STANLEY Security, GB
Our company have been using VSC for a number of years, the friendly and professional service we consistently receive from them is excellent. The service they provide is quick, efficient and the screening checks are tailored to our specific needs, which is exactly what our company was looking for to cover our BS7858 security vetting requirements. VSC provide a really personal service, for example, if things at first appearance don’t seem right they’ll call and ask for additional information and evidence rather than take the easy option of simply “failing”, the vetting, which was our experience of previous companies. Their completed screening reports are easy to read and well presented. We would have no hesitation in recommending VSC to other companies.


Gary Dudley
Chroma Vigilant

Dear Joey and David,

Thank you very much for this round of BPSS clearances. All completed well in advance of project start for us which is right after Easter holidays. Well done.

That concludes this process. I am sure we will used you again when we have new such cases in the future.

Cato Stoll
Managing Director Miko Marine Norway
CheckBack International have made the whole process of screening security operatives and employees so much easier and quicker


Ailie Elliott

“Many thanks for this Joey. I’m very happy with your performance and intend to send all future screening business your way”

Simon Cullen
Chief Compliance Officer

I’ve used CheckBack International for security screening on behalf of my clients for nearly a year. I can’t even begin to explain how much simpler the whole process is now, in comparison to doing this in-house. I’ve had the privilege of dealing with Joey personally on several occasions, as well as the VERY competent Nicola Beels in the UK office. My clients in the security industry are safe in the knowledge that they are fully compliant with standards, through the use of CheckBack. I’m happy to recommend Joey and his team at CheckBack.

I just checked status of our first candidate on your system. Very impressed, exactly what I was looking for. Makes the previous company look like they are in the dark ages!

Gary Docherty
Director, Recruitment Services, Goodacre Limited

Thanks for this, This has already proven to be so much more efficient than the F20 form! I really value all of your help as well as that of the screening team. The compliance team and myself are extremely happy to be working with Checkback International.
Thanks again!

Katie Hind,
International Candidate Manager, Prospero Teaching
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Latest News

As experts in the field of background checking we regularly publish helpful information on subjects as diverse as GDPR, data protection, DBS checks, FCA & SMCR approvals, BPSS and business management

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