Acceptable Documents

Documents acceptable for Identity verification and address

Acceptable Photographic Personal ID

  • Current valid UK (Channel Islands, Isle of Man or Irish) passport or EU/other nationalities passport. Passports of non-EU nationals must contain a current UK stamp, a current UK visa or a current UK residence permit showing the immigration status of the holder in the UK.
  • Current UK or EU/other nationalities photo-card driving licence (providing the person checking is confident that any non-UK photo-card driving licence is valid).
  • A national ID card and/or other valid documentation relating to immigration status and permission to work.

Acceptable Documents to Confirm Address

  • Recent utility bill (gas, electricity or landline telephone) not more than three months old OR a certificate from a supplier of those utilities confirming the arrangement to pay for the services on pre-payment terms. Note: Utility bills in joint names are acceptable. Mobile telephone bills are not acceptable.
  • Local authority tax bill valid for the current year.
  • current UK photo-card driving licence (if not already presented as a photographic personal ID document) or old-style driving licence
  • Bank, building society or credit union statement or passbook containing current address.
  • Most recent mortgage statement from a recognized lender.

Children under 16

  • birth certificate
  • Child benefit letter
  • Passport
  • Letter from foster agency

If you do not have any of the above ID. Please contact reception on 01493 717796 to discuss.