Document scanners

Guidance on the use of document scanners.


Document scanner guidance


Document scanners provide a quick and easy way to establish the authenticity of documents presented for identity verification purposes. Scanners can play an important role in supporting front line staff to screen out counterfeit documents. This paper sets out a consistent framework across government departments and public sector bodies for the use of scanners and how organisations can gain the most benefit from this technology.

Published 18 October 2013