How do I delete my Government Gateway account?

How do I delete my Government Gateway account?

Enter your email address at

  1. Enter your password.
  2. Click the “Sign in” button.
  3. Authenticate using one of the methods you set up.
  4. On your account page, select “Delete account” from the menu on the left side of the page.
  5. Select “Delete account” from the “Your account” menu.

How do I reset my gateway password?


  1. Open a command window. Right-click the command prompt icon and click Run as administrator.
  2. Navigate to C:\Program Files\EcoStruxure IT Gateway\\bin.
  3. Type the command reset-password.bat.
  4. Set the new password when prompted.

Can you change your Government Gateway password?

You can reset your password on this HMRC page. You will need: your Government Gateway User ID (if you know it, of course) your email address (the same one you used to create the account in the first place).

How do I find my Government Gateway password?

Look through your emails. Your Government Gateway user ID will have been sent to the email address you used to set up the account. You should carry out a search on that email address to try and find the email with your user ID. If you find it, you can follow the guidance for resetting your password.

Can I have more than one Government Gateway ID?

You will need a separate Government Gateway User ID and password if you want to access services as an organisation or as an individual. If you have multiple businesses, create a separate Government Gateway account for each business so that each businesses details are held in one place.

Can I delete my ID Me account and start over?

Can I recreate my account after it has been deleted? No, but you may create a new account with a new email address or the same email address after seven days.

What is the default gateway username and password?

The default username for your Gateway router is admin. The default password is admin.

How do I reset my government email password?

Go to

  1. Select the “Forgot your password?” link near the bottom of the page.
  2. On the next screen, enter your email address.
  3. Click the “Continue” button.
  4. Check your email for a message from
  5. Click the “Reset your password” button in the message.
  6. Enter your new password.

How do I reset my password with HMRC?

Call HMRC on 0300 200 3600 to receive a new password which will be issued by post.

How do I get a Government Gateway user ID and password?

Government Gateway

  1. Go to HMRC’s login page.
  2. Click the GREEN sign in button.
  3. Click “Create sign in details”
  4. Enter your email address where requested.
  5. You will now be emailed a confirmation code.
  6. Follow the online steps entering the appropriate information as prompted.

How do I delete my GOV UK account?

To cancel your account, you need to contact the help desk. You can do this by phone or by email. The help desk will cancel your account and delete all your data.