Index of documents supporting the Grant of Approval to GB Group plc’s ID3global Service.

  1. What the tScheme Approved Service Mark signifies.
  2. Approved Service - Service Description
  3. Approval Profiles used in the assessment:
    Base Approval Profile tSd0111 3.00
    Profile for Identity Registration tSd0108 2.06

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What the tScheme Approved Service Mark signifies

When a trust service carries the tScheme Mark, you can be secure in the knowledge that:

For each service, tScheme approval is regularly reviewed and may be withdrawn.

This Grant of Approval does not affirm or endorse any claims of conformance to standards or adherence to guidelines not explicitly listed as forming part of the service assessment.


Approved Service - Service Description

The subject service of this Grant of Approval is the ID3global - Identity Verification and Validation Service from GB Group plc (GBG).

GBG’s proprietary ID Verification platform (ID3global) is utilised by thousands of customers across many industry sectors in the UK and Globally for the purpose of validating and verifying a citizen’s identity is real and that the citizen is who they claim to be.

An Identity Provider “IDP” will access the GBG services via a secure API to enable ‘Validating and Verifying the Identity of an Individual in Support of HMG Online Services’ (GPG45 LOA1 and LOA2) and will be supported by GBG support teams as documented and detailed in the contract between the two parties. The GBG service is one of a number of component parts being integrated into the IDP partner’s overall service that is designed to meet all criteria as set out by the Cabinet Office.


The tScheme Code of Conduct

Participants in the electronic trust services industry strive: