Take a look at our latest Blogs
April 19, 2022
Following an update to Right to Work guidance on 6th April, the Home Office have launched a new digital Scheme – a permanent option for remote recruitment of applicable candidates. As a leading IDSP, we’ve been speaking to hundreds of companies over the last few weeks, helping them to explore their options for Right to Work checks moving forwards
March 23, 2022
As you have probably heard, from 6th April the Government is updating Right to Work guidance and launching a new digital Right to Work Scheme to further facilitate online Right to Work (RtW) checks. The digital Scheme will allow employers to remotely verify the identity of people with applicable documents using an Identity Service Provider (IDSP). But, what are these changes and how will they affect you?
March 10, 2022
If you work in the lettings industry or are a private landlord, you will be aware that you are required to check all your adult tenants have the legal Right to Rent in the UK. Even if you already have processes in place, making high volumes of visual checks or managing remote checks may be a challenge.
March 8, 2022
At TrustID, we constantly monitor and record the number and type of fake identity documents we detect across different industries. This helps us to see what types of documents we need to particularly keep our eye on, which sectors are most at risk, and more.
February 17, 2022
From 6th April 2022, the Home Office is due to introduce a permanent digital Scheme enabling employers and recruiters to use Identity Service Providers (IDSPs) to conduct remote identity checks for Right to Work (RtW) on their behalf.
January 6, 2022
In this blog, we discuss how construction firms can help their subcontractors detect illegal workers and protect their reputations.
December 28, 2021
A joint announcement by the Home Office and Disclosure and Barring Services (DBS) has confirmed plans to allow employers and landlords to use certified Identification Document Validation Technology (IDVT) service providers to carry out digital identity checks on their behalf from April 2022.
December 14, 2021
In the past few years, we’ve seen a growing shift from manual to digital ID checks, accelerated by an increasingly remote working world – think remote identity checking for Right to Work and DBS, for example. However, without a standard in digital ID, it’s been down to individual firms to determine whether the tools and methods they choose are sufficient to protect their business, customers and users from fraud.
November 10, 2021
The past two years have taught us that it is possible for many of us to work efficiently with reduced personal contact. Identity checking – a vital component of Right to Work (RtW) and Anti-money-laundering (AML) compliance – is one of many tasks we have learned to perform remotely.
November 4, 2021
Did you know that you can now add address verification as an option to our online verification service? But how can address verification support your customer onboarding?