It's important that you report changes in circumstance to us within seven or eight days, depending on the change.

Find out below which changes should be reported, how soon to report them, and who to report them to.

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I'd like to report a change to my residential address

Thank you. You must make an appointment to report this change within seven days of the change. Please go to the how to register page to make the appointment. We’ll make this change free of charge.

Note: if you want to register changes of details at Colchester Police Station, you don't need an appointment. Just bring all the correct documents to the station during our opening hours.

This is so that we can register your details into our local database.