VOLT Online Help

VOLT (Verification Online Tracker) Online Form Help

The VOLT Online Form is a key part of initiating your checks. We therefore need to ensure that you are comfortable with what is required and the reasons why we are asking for this information. 

Security Watchdog will never request information that is not directly linked to the checks that have been requested by our clients on your behalf and please be assured that Security Watchdog fully comply with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Feel free to use the below links to view individual guidance documents for each section of the Online Form.

Please be aware that the * annotations against each of these fields denotes what would regularly be a mandatory field, however please refer to your personal Online Form to identify which of these are relevant to you.


Section 1 - Personal Details - click here

Section 2 - Address Details - click here

Section 3 - Education - click here

Section 4 - Employment - click here

Section 5 - Self - click here

Section 6 - Gaps in Career - click here

Section 7 - Professional Qualifications & Memberships - click here

Section 8 - Character References - click here

Section 9 - Miscellaneous - click here

Section 10 - Document Upload - click here


Acceptable Documentation - what is valid and can be submitted in support of your application

Background Checks Information - details of what happens

Candidate FAQs - the questions candidates most often ask

Data Protection - how the data collected is used and stored

VOLT Online Help - tips of using the system