Payment for Enhanced Disclosure Check (AccessNI)

Information on making a payment for an Access NI Enhanced Disclosure Check.

If you have applied for a post in EA or will be engaged in work that is considered to be ‘regulated activity’ you will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure Check through AccessNI.

EA will advise applicants when this is required as part of the process of pre-employment checks and how to make the required payment for the Enhanced Disclosure Check. Please do not use this link if you have not been directed to this page by EA.

The payment can be made by debit/credit card using the link below.

To process your payment you will need:

  • 10-digit AccessNI Reference number which you will receive once you have completed the AccessNI Online Application Process for an Enhanced Disclosure Check to be completed through a registered body.

General information in relation to applying for an Enhanced Disclosure Check is available in EA Applicant Guidance Notes and on the AccessNI webpage on NI Direct. 

If you require any further information or have any queries please contact our Pre-employment Checks Team on 028 2566 1193 or email

Last updated: 04/08/2022