Acceptable Proof of Address


Acceptable PoA

  • Tax bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Mortgage statement
  • Certificate of voter registration
  • Correspondence with a government authority regarding the receipt of benefits such as a pension, unemployment benefits, housing benefits, and so on
  • Home internet and TV bills (but not from satellite TV companies)
  • Landline telephone bill
  • Bank statement with the date of issue and the name of the person (the document must be not older than 3 months)
  • Utility bill for gas, electricity, water, internet, etc. linked to the property (the document must not be older than 3 months)
  • A lease agreement that is current and has the signatures of the landlord and the tenant
  • Rent bills issued by a real estate rental agency
  • Credit card statement issued by a bank
  • Letter from a recognized public authority or public servant (any government-issued correspondence not older than 3 months)
  • Employer’s certificate for PoA
Alternative proof of address examples:

The following documents can also be accepted as PoA if they contain the address:

  • Passport
  • Identity card
  • Driving license
  • Residence permit (EU samples containing address)

Unacceptable PoA

  • Old government-issued correspondence (older than 3 months)
  • Old bank statements (older than 3 months)
  • Old utility bills linked to the property (older than 3 months)
  • Pension statements
  • Insurance policies
  • Mobile phone bills
  • Medical bills
  • Receipts for purchases
  • Insurance statements
  • Documents stating PO Box addresses *
  • Checks
  • Envelopes and parcels showing your name and an address
  • Prepaid card invoices
  • Mobile sim cards+ bills issued to a business address
  • Bills from debt collection agencies
  • Bills from fintech companies
  • Papers referring to discount cards which cannot be considered as bank cards
  • Car rent bills


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