How to Spot a Fake UK Passport Maker
While it may be hard to spot fake ID or passports, here are a few things you should keep an eye out for when doing so:
Look out for signatures and nine-digit numbers on the first page, plus perforated serial numbers throughout. A passport should contain at least 32 pages.
Daily Mail investigations have exposed an online racket selling sophisticated counterfeit British passports for as much as PS3,500 online, according to TikTok videos posted by an Albanian speaker known as ‘bank card UK’. They offer services such as fake bank accounts, utility bills, payslips and landlord references – which are illegal for immigrants living in Britain – along with bio-metric chips which enable holders to pass border control checks at airports as well as holograms, watermarks and fluorescent security features visible under UV light.