To access this service for the first time you'll need:

  • a Government Gateway account - if you don't already have one, you can set one up by using this service
  • your National Insurance number
  • access to a mobile phone or landline
  • details of one or more of the following - your UK Passport, tax credits, P60 or a recent payslip

It will take about 5 minutes to set up.

If you already have a Government Gateway account you can sign in using your existing login details.