Opogo Compliance Guide

Proof of address

Why do I need to supply a Proof or address?

Also known as proof of residence, this check allows us to cross reference your DBS with your ID ensuring you are who you say you are – and ultimately allowing you to work in a school.

What documents can I submit?

You can submit one of the following documents, that is dated within the last 3 months.

• Bank Statement
• Utility Bill
• Council Tax Letter
• HMRC Letter

Why were my documents rejected?

• Document was not dated within the last three months.
• Document has been submitted in someone else's name (i.e. your partner or house mate).
• Submitted document is not acceptable as proof of address. For instance we do not accept Mobile phone bills, NHS letters or Amazon letters as proof of address.