Biometrics for Civil Government
Protect, enforce and serve with accurate identity verification.
Secure, Reliable Citizen ID With
Governments must reliably identify citizens, permanent residents and temporary visitors for many purposes across jurisdictions. From citizen enrollment and document issuance, to background checks, benefits distributions and voter registration, civil servants can quickly and accurately identify and authenticate individuals when armed with reliable, high-performing biometric technologies.
Accurate ID Verification for Civil Use Cases
Biometrics are easy to use, deliver irrefutable identity confirmation and, unlike other forms of verification, cannot be lost or stolen. Here are some examples of how biometric-based civil ID is used for government applications.
Access to Government Services
National ID Enrollment
Why Biometric-Based Civil ID?
Steer Next-Level Security
Prevent Identity Fraud
Provide Reliable Identity Assurance
Prioritize Inclusivity & Accessibility
Enhance Speed & Responsiveness
Meet Privacy Expectations
Evolve Digital Government Services
Propel Coordination Among Agencies
HID’s Biometric Solutions for Civil ID
HID offers a comprehensive biometric portfolio that includes high-performing scanners and software to accurately capture various modalities, including faces, fingers, tenprints and palms. HID’s biometric solutions perform with exceptional precision and speed to support numerous civil government programs and applications.
Tenprint & Dual Finger Scanners
Single Finger Readers
Biometric Software & Middleware
ArcID Software Suite
Livescan Management Software (LSMS)
Mission Oriented Biometric Software (MOBS)
Real-World Biometric-Based Civil ID Use Cases
See how HID biometric technologies ensure order and efficiencies for nations around the world.
HID fingerprint biometrics power the world’s largest biometric identification system in India.
HID fingerprint readers strengthen security for the EU national ID card program for Poland.
Argentina fights fraud and protects millions of pension distributions with HID’s fingerprint readers.
Leader in Biometric Authentication
Frost & Sullivan evaluated the top global multimodal biometric authentication companies in its latest report – Frost Radar™: Biometric Authentication Solutions, 2022. HID was recognized as a leader in innovation and growth.
See why HID is a top choice for biometric authentication and digital ID solutions.
Award Recognition for Global Product Leadership
Frost & Sullivan awarded HID with the 2023 Product Leadership Award for its best-in-class biometric authentication solutions. Award criteria involved a rigorous assessment of product attributes and business impact.
The impressive breadth of HID’s biometric portfolio — facial recognition, fingerprint capture, as well as tenprint and palm scanners for livescan solutions — contributed to HID earning this distinction.
See why HID biometric authentication solutions excel in the industry. Read the full report.