Personal information

12 Thompson Avenue, Cambridge, CB3 0FB, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1234 567 890 E-mail:

Personal information

Nationality: Irish
Place and date of birth: Dublin, Ireland, June 16 1969

The head of a CV should contain

  • Your first name and surname
  • Your address
  • Your phone number
  • Your e-mail address

Other information, such as your date and place of birth and nationality can be added as the first paragraph of your CV. Information about work permit requirements may be useful here.


In the US, personnel administrators often want personal information such as race, religion, date of birth, marital status, number of dependants, physical/health status, social security number excluded from CVs in order to comply with the US Equal Employment Opportunity regulations.