Proof of ID we require and proof of ID you and your Trustees may need to get verified

When you see our Consultant you must provide PROOF OF ID and our Consultant will note it down on their instruction form

You and your Trustees may need to provide proof of ID and a proof of residency (one different option from each of the following lists)

 1. PROOF OF ID

 list of acceptable documents

  • Current, valid full passport  (certified copies must show nationality, place and date of birth, passport  number, expiry date,  photograph and signature)
  • Current, valid full UK photo-card driving licence with signature  or ‘old style’  driving licence
  • Current, valid UK photo-card provisional licence
  • Northern Ireland Voter’s Card showing your current address
  • Armed Forces ID Card
  • Residence permit showing your full name and current address. This is issued by the Home Office to non-EU Nationals on sight of your own country’s passport.
  • Firearms certificate or shotgun licence
  • HM Revenue & Customs (Inland Revenue) tax document eg. tax assessment,statement of account, notice of coding. It must contain your full name and current address.  P45s and P60s are not acceptable
  • Original notification letter from the relevant benefits agency confirming the right to benefits or state pension 

And

2. RESIDENCE ID

List of acceptable documents

  • Household utility bill (eg gas, electric, water or fixed line telephone but not a mobile phone  bill). It must be no more than three months old and show your name and current address
  • Current, valid full UK photo-card driving licence with signature  or ‘old style’ driving licence. Provisional licences are not acceptable as proof of address
  • bank, building society or credit card statement. It must be no more than three months old and show your name and current address
  • Local authority tax bill (e.g. council tax) valid for the current year
  • Local authority rent book
  • Solicitor’s letter confirming recent house purchase or land registry confirmation (in this case, proof of previous address will also be needed)
  • HM Revenue & Customs (Inland Revenue) tax document e.g. tax assessment, statement of account, notice of coding. It must contain your full name and current address.  P45s and P60s are not acceptable
  • Original notification letter from the relevant benefits agency confirming the right to benefits or state pension
  • Northern Ireland Voter’s Card showing your current address