Digidentity is a provider of a variety of digital identity products and services. We are active in a number of countries and have verified individuals in more than 150 countries worldwide.
We have been working closely with governments in Europe and North America for a number of years. Most significantly in The Netherlands where we are a provider of citizen and business identity and in the UK where we are a founding member of the GOV.UK Verify scheme.
We offer identity services at multiple levels of assurance up to LoA3 (UK) and eIDAS Low, Substantial and High. Additional services: Authentication, authorisation management, qualified certificates and digital signatures. We’re compliant to the highest EU standards.
Main office address
+44 (0) 330 60 60 732
Key Products / Services / Sectors (USPs)
Digidentity is now active in several countries, working for various governments, and we have users with over 150 different nationalities. Our platform, and service, is responsible, for the largest supplier of GOV.UK Verify in the United Kingdom. In The Netherlands we are an officially recognised broker and supplier of eHerkenning (business identity). Last year, our software processed >250 million authentications and protected the digital identity of more than 20 million people.
We are a specialist in authentication technology relating to user login processes. Furthermore, we are an eIDAS accredited Qualified Trust Service Provider for SSL, SBR and professional certificates and qualified digital signatures (eSGN).
Our service works with most browsers and iOS and Android operating systems. It is designed to work on mobile and web with the user able to swap between journeys seamlessly.
Digidentity’s servicedesk supports users (via telephony, e-mail and WebChat) seven days a week (except for bank holidays). 08:00 – 22:00 on weekdays and 08:00 – 17:00 at weekends. WebChat support accessibility standard: WCAG 2.0 AA or EN 301 549 9: Web. We also provide 24/7 client integration support via phone and e-mail.
Summary of service features and benefits:
- Biometric facial recognition;
- Trained staff for manual intervention for document validation;
- Multi-factor authentication and anti-spoofing capabilities;
- Liveness detection;
- Over 155 countries official government IDs accepted;
- GPG44 and GPG 45 – GOV.UK Verify compliant;
- Privacy by design platform;
- SAML and OAuth 2.0 protocols for authentication and authorisation;
- MRZ and MRC (chip) extraction;
- Multiple levels of assurance and up-lift (up to eIDAS Level 3).
Area of focus
Internal services (enterprise)
Identity provisioning (IdP)
Offer translation of protocols
Can offer consent capture if required
Can capture self-asserted
Can verify self-asserted
Can integrate with third parties (eg Open Banking)
Supports verified claims (VCs)
Yes – third party verifiers used (including Open Banking)
Yes – In-house verification service
Multiple factors (MFA)
Data store functionality
Configurable for specific sectors (e.g. health)
Use decentralised stores (eg Wallets or online)
Can offer consent capture/handling
Account management for users
Key management required by user
DID (decentralised identifiers)
Third party capability
Data minimisation support
Variable registration (multi-user journey support)
Support for accessibility
Logging and audit
Offline options, incl. F2F
Upgrade paths to increase assurance levels over time
Creation of delegated accounts
To modify system behaviour
For risk-based authentication
To use events to drive transactions
To manage user journeys, including verification
To handle LOA upgrades/downgrades
Handle identity document’s (eg drivers license)
Handle health information (eg vaccine certificates)
Open Identity Exchange
Digital Identification and Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC)
Main point of contact
Name: Jonathan Evans
Phone: +44 (0) 7877 812280