Free Credit File
Want your credit file but have 20 days to spare?
To obtain a free copy of your credit file, despatched to you within 20 working days, you will need to complete the application form here and post this along with the requested identification to Veda (postal address is noted on the application form).
Please note: Veda no longer accepts applications via email or fax.
To obtain a free copy of your credit file, despatched to you within 20 working days, you will need to provide us with the following:
Your full name
Any other name(s) that you are (or have) been known as
Your date of birth
Your current driver's licence number (if you hold one)
Two forms of identification including:
A copy of your current driver's licence or your current passport or your current community services card (all of these must display your signature), as well as
A document issued by an official body which includes your name and current residential address
(i.e. rates notice, utility bill or bank statement)
Your current residential address
Your previous residential address
Any other previous residential addresses
Your current and previous employer
Your current and previous occupation
The name of the company you last applied for credit (i.e. this is the place you may have; applied for a credit card, changed electricity companies, set up a hire purchase, made a top up on your mortgage, set up a mobile phone account etc.)
Have you previously had any of the following?: Default, Judgment, Insolvency, Bankruptcy?
If yes, please provide details
Are you currently, or have you been a company director within the past 7 years? If yes, please provide company name
A daytime telephone contact number
Your email address
Click here to download an application form for the free service (despatched to you within 20 working days).
To view a sample free credit file, click here.
Only you may request a copy of your own credit file.
You can obtain more detailed information regarding the access and use of personal inforamtion which is recorded under the Education tab.
Please Note: If the information you have provided does not sufficiently meet our security requirements, you may be contacted by Veda and asked to provide documentation to verify your identity. This may affect the timeframe in which you receive your file. Also, the Free Credit File does not include a My VedaScore Rating.
Would you like your credit file sooner?
Should you wish to receive your credit file within 1 working day, we have an express service available for $51.95.
As a leading provider of credit related information in New Zealand and Australia, Veda is committed to protecting your personal information.
If the information in your credit file needs updating please refer to Updating information on your file
Send your written request to Veda Advantage (NZ) Limited via:
Post: Veda (NZ) Limited
Public Access Information Services & Solutions (NZ)
Private Bag 92156, Auckland Mail Centre
Please Note: If the information you have provided does not sufficiently meet our security requirements, you may be contacted by Veda and asked to provide documentation to verify your identity. This may affect the timeframe in which you receive your file.