Olly Symonds
Olly Symonds
Associate Director
Fergus Mitchell
Fergus Mitchell
Director
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The Cotswold Letting Agency, like all Letting Agencies in England, is subject to the Money Laundering Regulations 2017. This means that we have to obtain and hold identification and proof of address for all customers. Additionally, we are also required to establish whether there are any beneficial owners on whose behalf the transaction or activity is taking place, hence, we would request you to identify anyone who you would consider to be a beneficial owner. Where appropriate, the source or destination of funds may also be requested. Without this information we will be unable to proceed with any work on your behalf.

Below is a list of acceptable identity documents. We require sight of all original or certified documents. Subject to your individual circumstances, The Cotswold Letting Agency may liaise with you for further documentation.

One from list A:

  • Current signed passport
  • Valid UK driving licence
  • EEA member state identity card

And one from list B:

Bank, Building Society or Credit Union Statement – Dated within 3 months. Must include account number and show recent activity. No general correspondence.

Credit Card Statement – Dated within 3 months. Must include account number and show recent activity. No general correspondence.

UK, EU, EEA Mortgage statement – Dated within 12 months. Must show account number. No general correspondence.

Utility Bill – Dated within 6 months E.g. Gas, electricity, water. Must show address for service and/or account number. No general correspondence.

Telephone Bill – Dated within 6 months E.g. Landline or mobile pay monthly (excluding pay as you go). Must show address for service and/or account number. No general correspondence.

Council Tax – Dated within 12 months. Must show address for service and/or account number. No general correspondence.

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