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S5W-15095: Finlay Carson (Galloway and West Dumfries)

Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party

Date lodged: 6 March 2018

To ask the Scottish Government what examples of digital identity management systems, in which citizens manage their own data, it has considered.

Answered by: Derek Mackay 15 March 2018

I refer the member to the answer to question S5W-15093 on‎ 15 March 2018, a new online identity assurance programme of work has commenced, which is currently in its initial discovery phase. The discovery work is including consideration of the technical landscape for identity assurance and the range of delivery options, including systems in which citizens manage their own data. All answers to written Parliamentary Questions are available on the Parliament's website, the search facility for which can be found at http://www.parliament.scot/parliamentarybusiness/28877.aspx .