UK Personal Identifiers

UK Bank Account Number

The UK BBAN (Basic Bank Account Number) identifies individual bank accounts by institution and branch.
18 characters: 4 letters (bank identifier) + 6 digits (branch identifier) + 8 digits (account number)
lllldddddddddddddd
Must be within 100 terms of one to more of the following keywords:

bank account

account number

account no

UK Driver's License Number

16 characters, following this rough pattern:

  • First 5 are letters, padded with 9s on the right
  • Any 1 digit
  • Any 1 of 0, 1, 5, 6
  • Any 1 digit
  • Any two digits that range from 01-31
  • Any 1 digit
  • 3 letters, padded with 9s on the right
  • Last two are letters

Must be within 100 terms of one or more of the following keywords:

DVLA

photocard licence

learner drivers

licence holder

licence holders

licence number

driver's license

drivers license

license number

driving licences

driving licenses

driving licence

driving license

driver's licence

drivers licence

UK International Bank Account Number (IBAN)

GBkk bbbb ssss sscc cccc cc with optional spaces and dashes. On occasion other letters in place of "GB" country code may be used.
Must be within 100 terms of one or more of the following keywords:

international bank account number

international bank account

Bank account

bank account number

iban

financial

payment

account

bank

international money

money transfers

country code

uk

united kingdom

britain

british

UK National Insurance Number (NINO)

2 formats:

  • Seven or nine characters: 2 letters + 6 digits + A or B or C or D or F or M
  • 2 letters + space or dash or period + 2 digits + space or dash or period + 2 digits + space or dash or period + 2 digits + space or dash or period + A or B or C or D or F or M
    Must be within 100 terms of one or more of the following keywords:

national insurance number

national insurance contributions

protection actinsurance

social security number

insurance application

medical application

nino

ni

nin

insurance no.

social insurance

medical attention

social security

great britain

insurance

insurance no.

medical application

insurance number

insurance#

insurancenumber

UK Passport Number

Nine consecutive digits ddddddddd and on occasion does accept letters.
Must be within 100 terms of one or more of the following keywords:

passport

identification for international travel

passport details

visa

national identity card

passport number

gbr

british subject

british citizen

travel document

issuing authority

british passport

uk passport

hm passport office

date of birth

passport number

passportno.

passportid

expiration

identification

proof of identification

i.d.

passport#

britain

united kingdom

great britain

gb

UK Postcode

The UK postal code is broken up into two sections separated by a space: the Outward and Inward Codes.
Outward code: 1-2 letters (post code area) + 1-2 alphanumeric characters (post code district)
Inward code: 1 digit (post code sector) + 2 letters (post code unit)
Possible formats:
ld dll
ldd dll
ldl dll
lld dll
lldd dll
lldl dll

address

residency

location

postal

royal mail

post code

zip code

postcode sector

postcode unit

code-point open

postcode district

postcode area

Updated 3 years ago

UK Personal Identifiers


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