How to complete your Employment Reference
Updated over a week ago

You will only be required to complete Comprehensive Referencing along with your Essential Referencing if your Agent or Landlord requests this, so don't be alarmed if you do not see these requirements in your RentPassport.

Follow the step below to complete your employment reference section and send your referee a reference request.


Step 1:
Firstly, log in to your RentPassport and select Employer Reference.

Step 2:
Next, click "Get an Employment Reference". On the next page, click "Add".

Step 3:
Now you will see all of your employment income submissions. Select the employment you would like to obtain a reference for. From this page, you can add another income submission if you do not see the employment income you need to select.


Please note we cannot verify your employment if you are working your notice period or have left the company.

Step 4:

Once you have selected the correct employment income, please review your employment information and click "Next" if this is correct. Please edit your details here if they are incorrect.

Step 5:

Now you will be required to enter the details of your chosen referee.

For more information on who is a suitable referee please see Comprehensive Screening: Employment Reference.


The details must include their name, job title and work email address and contact number.

Please ensure you use their business contact details, as we will not be able to verify a reference provided through a public domain (e.g.

Step 6:
Once you have completed this, tick the consent form and click "Submit". A reference request will be sent to your employer with a link to our digital referencing form.

To ensure your reference is completed as soon as possible, notify your referee to look out for the request in their inbox. After your referee has completed the form, our referencing team will review this to ensure this within 48 business hours.

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