Design Phase 2019

Facial recognition to improve drivers licence integrity

Enabling Smarter Communities

Initiative

Use facial recognition services to improve licensing for drivers including avoiding issue of duplicate drivers licences.

Overview

Investigate the use of the national facial recognition database to strengthen existing name-based checking processes for the issue of an NT drivers licence; ensuring applicants don't have an existing licence under a different name.

Benefits

Facial recognition technology will help to reduce the risks of people obtaining multiple drivers licences under different names.


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