In order to apply for a PPS Number via the online service, individuals will need to have a basic MyGovID account. This can be set up at . Applicants will need to provide evidence of why they require a PPS Number, and they will need to upload photos or scanned copies of the following:
- an identity document
- a proof of address, and
- evidence of why the individual need a PPS Number.
If an individual is applying for a PPS Number to take up employment, they must have a signed offer of employment from their employer confirming when their position is to start or when it started. The employer’s letter should be on company headed paper and with the employer’s contact details together with the employer/company registered number.