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Electronic Government: Proof of Identity

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN 160654, tabled on 1 March 2021

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what plans he has to centralise digital identification verification processes for Government Departments.

Answered on

9 March 2021

The Government committed funding at last year’s Spending Review to develop the first stage of an ambitious cross-government single sign-on and digital identity solution. Our vision is for members of the public to be able to access any online central government service simply, safely and securely using a single sign-on.

Answered by

Cabinet Office