Our office will close on:-
Monday 23rd December, 2019 at 4pm
We re-open on Thursday 2nd January, 2020 at 9.30am
If you want a card in time for either Christmas or New Year’s Eve your completed application form must be with us no later than:-
To receive your card on our 10 working day service we must receive your completed application form by MONDAY 9th DECEMBER, 2019
To receive your card on our 5 working day service we must receive your completed application form by MONDAY 16th DECEMBER, 2019
To receive your card on our overnight tracked service we must receive your completed application form by MONDAY 23rd DECEMBER, 2019
In ALL cases please make sure that your referee is available to take our call as cards are not despatched until the reference is completed
PLEASE remember that the post slows down at Christmas and the guide given above is a minimum. There is information on the web site in “More info” regarding posting your application to us. We are not responsible for non delivery of your application form to our offices.
PLEASE POST EARLY !
VALIDATE UK LTD.
Phone: 01434 634 996
Fill out your details and then follow the instructions on the subsequent screen. If you require any help or advice, please contact us.
All payments are taken by Paypal (paypal.com).
We do not store the credit card, debit card or bank account details of our customers.
Violation of any of these agreements will result in the termination of your validateuk.co.uk account. While validateuk.co.uk prohibits such conduct and content on its site, you understand and agree that Validate UK cannot be responsible for the Content posted on its website and you nonetheless may be exposed to such materials and that you use the validateuk.co.uk service at your own risk.
Please be aware that Royal Mail now charge on the size of envelope you use as well as weight, we strongly recommend that you check with your local post office to make sure that you have the correct postage on your envelope; if you do not have the correct postage your item will be held by Royal Mail, we will then have to collect it and pay the surcharge which we will require you to reimburse.
Please do not assume that by using a 1st class stamp that your envelope will arrive in our offices the next day, in many cases this does not happen and if we don't receive your envelope in time it will delay your card.
Step 1 * Check the hologram
There are three services:
As long as we still hold your records, a replacement can be produced. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org asking for a reprint confirming your full name, date of birth and address. This will be forwarded to records who will then respond by return email.
Yes, you can. Please make sure that you have ticked the box on the application form, please make sure that you follow the instructions on the form and that you use the card applicant's surname as the reference. This is very important, it is how we check your payment against your application - if you don't do it, the production of your card will be delayed.
The bank details are;
Sort Code 20-40-09
Account Number 53164314
Reference - put the applicants name.
Just call if you have any questions.
Only if you are a Barclays bank account holder. Tell them that you want to pay us, VALIDATE UK, and use the account details as below, again, please remember to use the card applicant's name as the reference. The bank will give you a receipt for your payment, please keep that as evidence that you have paid.
Account Name: Validate UK Ltd.
Account Number: 53164314
Sort Code: 20-40-09
Yes you can, just follow the payment instructions within the payment section.
Yes you can but please be aware that if the quality of the print is poor it will be rejected. This is because we need a good quality photograph in order to produce your card.
Your photos must be 45 millimetres (mm) high by 35mm wide - the standard size used in photo booths in the UK i.e. passport sized photographs/
You can't use photos that have been cut down from larger pictures.
Your photos must be:
The image of you
Your photos must show a close-up of your full head and shoulders. It must be only of you with no other objects or people. Below are examples of how your photograph should look (the grey border is not a requirement).
Your photos may be rejected unless they show you:
Photos of children
Yes, you can apply before you turn 18. Please mark the application form in the top right hand corner 18+. We will process the application on receipt here. The card will be held until three working days before your birthday.
Sorry but we do not issue 18+ cards until you attain that age. If you want a 12/15 or 16/18 card now, that's fine, but you will need to re-apply if you want the 18+ card later. The cards don't "run out" so you can use them for as long as you want.