Identity & Address Validation Documents

When returning your Vetting Invitation Form (NVB1) it must be accompanied by one validation of identity document from Group 1 and one validation of address document from Group 2.  Please see below the lists of acceptable documents for both Group 1 and Group 2

  • Irish Driving Licence or learner permit (new credit card format)
  • Current Valid Passport (from country of citizenship)
  • Irish Public Services Card issued by the Department of Social Protection (must be accompanied with a document which contains date of birth)
  • Birth Certificate with National Age Card issued by An Garda Siochana)
  • Garda National Immigration Bureau Card (GNIB)
  • National Identity Card for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens
  • A utility bill (must not be more than six months old). Printed online bills are acceptable. Mobile phone bills are not acceptable
  • Letter from employer (within the last six months) confirming name and address
  • P60, P45 or Payslip (with home address) (within the last six months)
  • Bank/Building/Society/Credit Union Statement (within the last six months)
  • Employment ID (ID Card issued by Employer with name and address)
  • Correspondence from Educational Institution (not issued by DCU)/SUSI/CAO, insurance company regarding an active policy, bank/credit union/government body/state agency (within in the last six months)