Financial Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering legislation is challenging firms more each day. is designed to ease that burden by delivering a robust and simple suite of tools to users. With Sanctions and PEP (Politically Exposed Persons) compliance handled along with complementary tools for electronic ID verification and business intelligence, from Company Lookup, SanctionsSearch can be the one-stop affordable solution.

Now with DBS (criminal records) screening, allowing firms to comply with the Senior Managers and Certification Regime. Member facility for Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks – click here for more information.

Key benefits to members

  •  Membership funded by BIBA
  • Additional costs subsidised by BIBA
  • New Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) screening for
    assistance with IDD and SM&CR requirements
  • 150 search credits included in membership
  • Additional search credits only £10 per 150
  • Ability to screen against multiple sanctions lists e.g. HMT, OFAC
  • Re-screening data after every sanctions update
  • Bulk screening available
  • PEP screening
  • Unlimited sub-user accounts with no additional cost
  • Live Companies House info available – directors/shareholders
  • API for automated screening from websites or systems
  • Simple, fully-compliant process
  • Full audit trail to confirm compliance
  • Electronic anti-money laundering checks
  • Enhanced company data with credit information
  • Document validation such as passports and driving licences
  • CCJ, bankruptcy and IVA information
  • All data fully encrypted and GDPR compliant
  • ISO27001 & ISO9001 certified company

How to register?

Click here to complete the registration form. Once complete, please call 0333 010 703 and inform Sanctions Search that you are a BIBA member, you have just completed the application form and they will activate your account for you. Please do not make a payment online as you will not receive the member discounted rate. 


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