Miscellaneous Questions

Can I use a Basic Disclosure for my Visa application?

February 13th, 2013 by Jonathan Bazely

Disclosures are not proof of identity, so cannot be considered an ‘identity document’. Some countries request a criminal record check prior to granting a visa, but this is usually a special service offered by ACPO. For more information we recommend contacting the authority issuing the Visa.

Why do DDC use Experian Ltd for conducting ID checks?

February 6th, 2013 by Jonathan Bazely

Experian are a well-established information management company, and have access to a large number of datasets. This means more data is available to validate against, so the higher the pass rate. Experian have been recognised by the DBS as providing an identity validation service tailored to the specific needs of the DBS ‘Route 2’ identity […]