Turn on thread page Beta
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    I'm going for an interview tomorrow and i've been asked to bring a bank statement for proof of address, but i don't get bank statements through the post anymore, is the paper counterpart of my driving licence acceptable for proof of address?
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by deedee123)
    I'm going for an interview tomorrow and i've been asked to bring a bank statement for proof of address, but i don't get bank statements through the post anymore, is the paper counterpart of my driving licence acceptable for proof of address?
    Usually not.

    They should accept a recent utility bill, council tax bill or letter from an official government body such as DWP.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by ExWunderkind)
    Usually not.

    They should accept a recent utility bill, council tax bill or letter from an official government body such as DWP.
    well the DVLA are an official government body are they not? I have a letter from HM revenue & customs as well, surely that's good enough.
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by deedee123)
    well the DVLA are an official government body are they not? I have a letter from HM revenue & customs as well, surely that's good enough.
    Yeah, you would think so, but in all the years I've ever had to prove my address, my driving licence has not been suffice. I believe it's because it has to be dated within the last 3 months, just to prove you still live there; although it is an offence to have your address out of date on your licence.
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by ExWunderkind)
    Yeah, you would think so, but in all the years I've ever had to prove my address, my driving licence has not been suffice. I believe it's because it has to be dated within the last 3 months, just to prove you still live there; although it is an offence to have your address out of date on your licence.
    oh right, i read somewhere that an official university acceptance letter is acceptable so i'll bring both.
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Can get a copy from your bank if you need one.
    Worth taking a HM letter some companies accept some dont

    Posted from TSR Mobile
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by s4mm13)
    Can get a copy from your bank if you need one.
    Worth taking a HM letter some companies accept some dont

    Posted from TSR Mobile
    i need it for tomorrow though, i'm sure what i have will be fine, it's been fine for every other interview i've had.
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by deedee123)
    i need it for tomorrow though, i'm sure what i have will be fine, it's been fine for every other interview i've had.
    Some can give them over the counter. If you bank with barclays you can print from their machines.
    Good luck for tomorrow though :-)

    Posted from TSR Mobile
 
 
 

1,825

students online now

800,000+

Exam discussions

Find your exam discussion here

Poll
Should universities take a stronger line on drugs?

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.