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Campus Jobs Right to Work ID Checklist

A Right to Work check is a legal requirement, and only certain ID is permitted.  Following the guidance in step three of the registration flowchart, please see below for examples of ID required for a valid Right to Work Check to take place.

If you are unable to attend the drop-in for this check, as you are no longer in Lincoln, Campus Jobs can offer a virtual check via an MS Teams video meeting.  Please carefully read the list below and email Campus Jobs to confirm the ID you will be using.  Once this has been confirmed, a member of the team will be able to advise you on your next steps within 3 working days.

Government Update on Right to Work Checks

Since 1st July 2021, new rules apply for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens and we are no longer able to accept passports or national identity cards as evidence for a Right to Work check. Click here for more information.

If you have any queries regarding this, please e-mail advice@lincoln.ac.uk

Since the 6th April 2022, new rules apply resulting in a Biometric Residence Permit (BRP) no longer being accepted as valid ID for a Right to Work check. Click here for more information.

 

Campus Jobs ID Checklist

Please note that for the purpose of a Right to Work check a driving licence is not classed as valid ID.

Should your student name be different to that of your ID, you will also need to provide an official document to evidence this change, i.e. a marriage certificate or name change deed.

For your information, please see below for a list of acceptable ID that can be used, and select your ID from one of the sections below.


1.  Choose One piece of ID from the list below:


2. If you are a British Citizen and do not have a passport, providing it is issued in the UK, please bring in a birth or adoption certificate along with one document from the list below to evidence your National Insurance number.

  • P45
  • P60
  • National Insurance Card
  • An official letter or document from a government agency e.g. HM Revenue and Customs, Department for Work and Pensions, or the Social Security Agency in Northern Ireland) or previous employer.

If you are unable to source evidence of your National Insurance number, guidance on how you can resolve this can be found by accessing this link- National Insurance numbers – GOV.UK

Please note, that for the purpose of a Right to Work check, a wage slip is not classed as valid evidence of a National Insurance number.