Compass is a free, secure tool from The Scout Association to help you keep track of your adult Members in Scouting. 

To access Compass visit

To obtain support and guidance in using Compass visit

New members and DBS checks

New members and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) requests can still be made to the AAC team either via the secretaries or at Mayplace Road West District headquaters on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month. Emails should be sent to

Note: The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers make safer recruitment decisions and prevent unsuitable people from working with vulnerable groups, including children. It replaces the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) and Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA).