The government identity standards help public and private sector organisations know that their users are who they say they are. This minimises fraud and error that can cost organisations, and the taxpayer, significant amounts of money. In this post, we talk about the work we're doing to improve the standards and make them easier to use.
Tom Hughes - Senior content designer
Senior content designer in the Data Infrastructure team.
When designing services or creating content, we always start by thinking about user needs. We create registers in the same way.
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