Tuesday, December 28, 2021

UK Government to Roll Out Digital ID for Pre-employment Checks Starting Early 2022

by Jesse Smith, truthunmuted.org
December 28, 2021 08:35 AM
(by Leah Montebello | CityAM) – The government have announced plans to roll out a new digital identity documentation, which will enable employers to verify employees’ identities.

The new UK Digital Identity and Attributes Trust Framework, led by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) with the Home Office and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), will set out the rules and standards for organisations to follow in order to carry out secure and consistent digital identity checks.