Ban the Box: Sign Up Form
Sign up to Business in the Community’s (BITC) Ban the Box campaign to give people with criminal convictions a fair chance to compete for jobs.
Companies that sign up to Ban the Box commit to:
- Remove any tick box from job application forms that ask about criminal convictions
- Consider applicants’ skills, experience and ability to do the job BEFORE asking about criminal convictions
- Review their employment processes to ensure that when a candidate discloses a criminal conviction they are given a full opportunity to explain the situation
- Ensure that the circumstances of any conviction are fairly assessed against their relevance to and risk within the role before a decision is made