Have you been a victim of identity fraud, but are not sure what to do to repair your identity? You can find a handy checklist below – the most important thing to remember is to act quickly to rectify the issue!
You must report the loss or theft of these documents immediately to the police and the office it was originally issued at. You may want to also contact the General register office to obtain copies of your certification and ask them to make a note of the fact the original documentation has been stolen.
You must get in contact with your bank immediately to cancel your cards. Please visit your bank’s website for further information.
For further information on how to report stolen or lost documents please visit:
Unfortunately, there are a lot of fake job offers targeting work seekers, and also fake or disreputable recruitment agencies. If you are unsure about your job offer you can get free help and advice from SAFERjobs at www.safer-jobs.com. If you believe you have become a victim of a fake job scam or have been exploited by a recruitment agency you should also report this to SAFERjobs.