Yes, you can change the locks on the house if the property is legally owned in just your name, but not if it is owned jointly with another person. If you own the house with your former partner, then you will need their permission to change the locks and you...
Electronic ID Check (Credas)
We are required by our regulators to verify the identity of anyone instructing us on a legal matter as part of our Anti-Money Laundering and Identity verification procedures.
We use the 'Credas' service to provide an electronic ID check. This reduces the need for you to make a special visit to our offices with personal documentation and reduces potential delays in getting our work for you underway.
The check is easiest completed via a smartphone with a camera, but an alternative website experience is available.
The member of staff looking after your matter will send you a unique registration code and a link to the Credas app (Apple and Android version available).