Proof of Identity

Please provide one of the following for proof of identity:
  • Current signed passport (UK or foreign)
  • Current EU or UK photo card Driving
  • Licence (full/provisional) or full UK Driving Licence (old style)
  • Current EU member state ID card
  • Current Residence permit issued by the Home Office to EU National
  • Current Armed forces ID card
  • HM Revenue & Customs tax notification letters SA302 or PAYE confirmation, issued in the last 12 months
  • Current firearms certificate
  • Original notification letter from Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), Pension Service
  • Job Centre Plus or Local Authority confirming rights to benefits issued in the last 12 months
  • Current signed employers photo ID card
  • Current Foreign National ID card
  • Current disabled person’s blue badge.
Please note:
  • ID is required for all Personal Representatives/Executors.
  • ID is not required for existing customers although we will need your account number.


If you’re sending documents through the post which have a photo or signature on them you should send copies and not the originals. They do not need to be certified.