I.D. Required for Courses

In line with the Security Industry Authority’s documentation requirements, approved HABC Centres may accept the following forms of

identification:

Two identity documents from the Group A list. At least one document must show the candidate’s current address and at least one document must show their date of birth;

or

One identity document from the Group A list and Two documents from the Group B list. At least one document must show the

Candidate’s current address and at least one document must show their date of birth.

The list of identity documents are provided below:

Group A Documents

  • A1 Signed valid passport of any nationality
  • A2
  • A3 Signed UK photo driving licence (both parts required)
  • A4 UK birth certificate or certified copy issued within 12 months of birth, but not a photocopy
  • A5
  • A6 UK Biometric Residents Permit

Group B Documents

  • B1 Valid EU photo ID card
  • B2 Valid UK firearms licence with photo
  • B3 Signed UK paper driving licence
  • B4 Marriage certificate or civil partnership certificate, with translationif not in English
  • B5 Certified copy (not photocopy) of a UK birth certificate issued more than 12 months after date of birth
  • B6 Non-UK birth certificate, with translation if not in English
  • B7 P45 statement of income for tax purposes on leaving a job issued in the last 12 months
  • B8 P60 annual statement of income for tax purposes issued in the last 12 months
  • B9 Bank or building society statement issued to current address, less than three months old. You can use more than one statement as long as each is issued by a different bank or building society
  • B10 Mortgage statement issued in the last 12 months
  • B11 Gas, electric, phone, water, satellite, cable bill or mobile phone contract issued to current address within last 3 months. You can only use one utility bill in support of your application
  • B12
  • B13 Pension, endowment or ISA statement issued in the last 12 months
  • B14
  • B15 British work permit or visa issued in the last 12 months
  • B16 Letter from H.M. Revenue and Customs, Dept of Work and Pensions, employment service or local authority issued within the last 3 months. More than one letter can be used if issued by different government departments or different local authorities
  • B17 Credit card statement sent to current address in the last 3 months. More than one statement can be used if issued by different service providers
  • B18 Council Tax statement issued in the last 12 months
  • B19
  • B20 Child benefit book issued in the last 12 months
  • B21
  • B22 UK Adoption Certificate