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Aged 18-19? Become a Test Purchaser Today!

Earn money test-purchasing age-restricted items in the UK and help to improve the shopping safety of other young people

Would you like to join our team and buy age restricted products and get paid for it? We’re the Age Check Certification Scheme, and we need to know that companies are asking for ID from young adults so we can help keep children safe.

Would you like to get paid as a test purchaser?

We have vacancies throughout the UK for young people aged 18 or 19 to test purchase age-restricted products from retailers, instore and online.

What would you be doing?

We provide you with full training via a webinar and an app for your smartphone where you get to choose which visits you want to do and when (within a one to two week window).

You will check whether or not retailers of alcohol, tobacco, fireworks, knives or gambling etc are asking young adults for ID when purchasing age-restricted products and filling out a quick questionnaire.

Who can apply?

This post is only open to 18/19-year-olds. You will need valid photographic identification, such as a passport, driving licence or PASS card. You must have the right to work in the UK.

This post is exempt from the Equality Act (age discrimination) on objective justification.

We are an accredited living wage employer and pay for your time, for the goods you are buying and reasonable travel expenses.

What you’ll get:

Flexible hours

Get paid for travel (there and back)

Various locations all over the UK

We ask:

At least finished secondary school

Good communication

Discreet and honest

No experience required

Reliable and trustworthy

How to apply

Simply download our Age Check Certification Scheme App to register.

What Is The Age Check Certification Scheme?

The Age Check Certification Scheme is an independent 3rd party certification scheme for providers of age restricted goods, content or services. We test that age check systems work.

Our scheme, backed by the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund, have developed an award-winning Android & iOS App, deployed to 18/19 year old test purchasers throughout all of the UK postcode areas – enabling us to offer a fully configurable test purchasing service for our clients.

Did You Know?

We’ve built a state-of-the-art Age Check Test Studio where we can scientifically examine age check systems and equipment in different environments and using hundreds of presentation attack instruments to ensure that all appropriate anti-spoofing controls are in place.

We’ve also developed a specialist Age Appropriate Design and GDPR Certification Scheme designed specifically for those providing age restricted goods, content and services.