Verifying your address

For proof of your address - Documents must have been posted to the address. Documents printed from the Internet are not acceptable.

  • HMRC (Inland Revenue) coding/assessment/statement/tax credit letter (which must state your National Insurance number) issued in the last 12 months (Not a P45 or P60)
  • Letter from UK bank/building society issued in the last 3 months and confirming full details for an active account
  • Letter from commanding officer or military unit issued in the last 3 months and confirming residency in service quarters
  • Letter from UK college/university issued in the last 3 months and confirming in-house residency and dates
  • Letter from UK employer issued in the last 3 months and confirming residency in hospital accommodation (medical doctors only)
  • Correspondence from local authority over tenancy/local authority tenancy agreement, issued in the last 12 months
  • Current EU or UK (full/provisional) photo card driving licence or full UK driving licence (old style)
  • UK Credit Union statement issued in the last 3 months
  • UK utility bill/prepayment agreement issued in the last 3 months showing current address (Not mobile phone bill)
  • UK bank/building society statement issued in the last 3 months and showing current address
  • UK credit card statement issued in the last 3 months and showing current address
  • UK mortgage statement issued in the last 12 months (most recent) from a recognised lender
  • Letter from Department for Works and Pension (DWP), Pension Service, Job Centre Plus or local authority confirming right to benefits issued in the last 12 months
  • Current Post Office re-direction letter
  • Council Tax bill issued in the last 12 months
  • Letter from solicitor issued in the last 3 months and confirming house purchase
  • Letter from HMRC (Inland Revenue) issued in the last 3 months confirming National Insurance number which must include name and address