Disclosure scheme for Domestic Abuse Scotland
This is a new scheme which has been launched by Police Scotland on 01/10/2015.
“The aim of this scheme is to give you a formal mechanism to make
inquiries about your partner if you are worried they have been
abusive in the past.
If police checks show your partner has a record of violent behaviour;
or there is other information to indicate that you may be at risk from
your partner, the police will consider sharing this information with
The following links may be useful if you have concerns re this issue.
Right to ask poster
Right to ask
right to ask (2)