MyGate's ID Number Verification service will validate that the ID number and Name supplied match within the Home Affairs database as well as the existence and status of a consumer. (eg. deceased indicators).
South African ID verification is generally used to supply an extra measure of security. Identity verification is also known as ID check or ID verify. ID Verification results are delivered in real time, enabling the application process to be expedited. The verification service is linked to Home Affairs to ensure that correct and timely data is retrieved and processed for the client.
Identities of deceased individuals are also checked in this verification service, this is to verify that the person traced is 100% who they say they are. Our identity verification system only checks South African identification numbers.