The Government Check merit verifies that the data your your users submit match official government records. If there is a match, you can be sure that your users are real people and their documents are valid.
We extract and match ID document data with government records, including the following:
- Document number
- Date of expiration
- Date of issue
- Face match
You can specify what specific countries and government sources you want us to check against.
We return the document status and flag expired or invalid documents as "Review Needed".
Metamap has connections with a variety of official government sources including:
- Electoral institutes
- Population registries
- Tax agencies
- Immigration institutes
MetaMap has government checks available for the following regions:
Generally, for us to perform this check your user will need to upload government-issued identity document as part of our Document Verification product so we can extract document number and full name.
The inputs are required to complete a government check will vary by country and institution. Refer to the list of Compatible documents for each country and database when designing your document verification user inputs.
There are 2 types of Government Check configurations:
- Document verification
- Document and Biometric verification
Updated 13 days ago