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Valid Identity Documents

In accordance with the Disclosure and Barring Service Code of Practice we are now required to verify identity when accepting identification documents for your CRB Enhanced Disclosure application.


Group 1

At least one document from this group

  • Current valid Passport
  • Biometric Residence Permit (UK)
  • Current Driving Licence (UK) (Full or provisional) Card and Counterpart
  • Birth Certificate (UK & Channel Islands) - issued within 12 months of date of birth;




Group 2

At least two documents from this group, of which ONE must confirm current address

  • Current UK Driving licence (Photo card or old style paper version), full or provisional
  • Certified Copy of Birth Certificate (UK & Channel Islands) - issued within 12 months of date of birth
  • Marriage/Civil Partnership Certificate (UK)
  • Adoption Certificate (UK)
  • Fire Arms Licence (UK)
  • HM Forces ID Card (UK)
  • Mortgage Statement (UK)**
  • Bank/Building Society Statement (UK)*
  • Credit Card Statement (UK)*
  • Financial Statement ** - e.g. pension, endowment, ISA (UK)
  • P45/P60 Statement **(UK & Channel Islands)
  • Council Tax Statement (UK & Channel Islands) **
  • Work Permit/Visa (UK) (UK Residence Permit) **
  • Utility Bill (UK)* – Not Mobile Telephone
  • Benefit Statement* - e.g. Child Allowance, Pension
  • A document from Central/ Local Government/ Government Agency/ Local Authority giving entitlement
  • EU National ID Card
  • Cards carrying the PASS accreditation logo (UK)
  • If the applicant is 16 or 17 years old and in Full Time Education a letter confirming identity signed by School Head or College Principle.


denoted with * - it should be less than three months old
denoted with ** - it should be issued within the past 12 months
not denoted – it can be more than 12 months old.


This list is subject to amendment.