Identity checks (modernised guidance)

This collection brings together cross-cutting guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions about identity checks.

This collection contains UK Visas and Immigration instructions on the categories of checks for determining identity.


  1. Biometric information
  2. Photographing
  3. Travel documents: no time limit
  4. Transfer of conditions
  5. Travel documents: Home Office travel documents
Published 27 November 2013