Anyone who has regular contact with young people will be required to undertake an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure
and also complete a mandatory Working with young people safely course.
"And all adults who have contact with players must complete a Criminal Records Bureau disclosure
form and get clearance.
Next month the new Criminal Records Bureau disclosure
scheme comes into force.
In exceptional circumstances, where maintaining staffing levels is a problem, employers will be able to carry out quick checks using POVAFirst and employ the person (under strict supervision) until the full Criminal Records Bureau disclosure
and the the full POVA check.
If no match is found the person can start work, pending the receipt of a full Criminal Records Bureau disclosure
and Pova check.
He said: "We sometimes complain about the United Kingdom being a nanny state, with rulings about having enhanced criminal records bureau disclosures
to pick your children up from the playground, so we are certainly not immune to this sort of official over-reaction.
The commission says 55,000 Criminal Records Bureau disclosures
were completed on clergy and lay people in contact with children and vulnerable adults between the beginning of 2003 and the end of 2006.