Prior to the introduction of SAFE (July 2006) a PSA charge was
raised on a form P630 and formally signed or certified by a Higher
Officer or above. These instructions still apply where a form P630
is used to
reduce a non-SAFE charge, see
If you make a number of PSA charges during the year you may choose whether to use a form P630(Cert) to authorise the charges
If you use a P630(cert) you must
Where you have decided to use form P630(Cert) process to
authorise PSAs you must continue using that method for the
remainder of that accounting year.
Where you do not use the P630(Cert) the Authorising Officer must sign each P630.