Australia to open digital ID system to private sector with consultation on new legislation

Legislation will enter Parliament later this year that will allow non-government entities to provide digital identification services to Australians. The Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) has been working on Australia’s digital identity system for a number of years, going live with myGovID — developed by the Australian Taxation Office — and accrediting an equivalent identity service from Australia Post in 2019.

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