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Age Verification with OneID helps you do just that with fully compliant, document-free age verification in seconds. Real-time age verification for age-restricted items - book your FREE demo with us today!
Complete Market Solution
- Verify the age of over 66 million UK people in seconds
Quick, easy and secure
- No app download or ID document uploads required
- Meet legal requirements for selling age-restricted goods
We know age verification requirements can be confusing. We're here to help, whichever sector you're in...
Why Alcohol Age Verification is Necessary
As online shopping continues to grow in popularity, so does the sale of alcohol online. From big grocery shops to food delivery services, habits are changing.
And whilst consumers welcome the convenience of online shopping, it presents a challenge for retailers. It's much harder to verify the age of someone buying alcohol online than it is in-store. In fact, research indicates that more than half a million minors have purchased alcohol online illegally.
There are various laws and regulations in place in the UK to prevent the sale of alcohol to those under age such as:
- The Licensing Act (1964)
- Intoxicating Substances Supply Act (1985)
- The Licensing Act (2003)
To avoid prosecution, retailers must be certain they are compliant with all regulation. Find out how OneID Age Verification will deliver 100% confidence your store is only selling to age appropriate customers now.
Real-time age verification
Knife crime is at its highest recorded level in the past 10 years, making it a serious problem. Find out how OneID Age Verification is helping retailers be sure that knives are only purchased by adults who use them responsibly.
Compliance in seconds
UK laws and regulations such as the children and Young Persons (Protection from Tobacco) Act 1991 make it clear that selling vapes, e-cigarettes, or e-liquids to young people under the age of 18 is illegal. Learn more about how OneID Age Verification is compliant with all regulation.
The exponential growth of online pharmacies
As online pharmaceutical sales have grown in relevance and number recently, a unique set of challenges is presented. OneID Age Verification is helping retailers find solutions to these challenges right now.
Online sale of dangerous equipment and substances
If you sell potentially hazardous home improvement and DIY equipment and substances online you could face prosecution for not meeting requirements. Find out how OneID Age Verification can give you peace of mind that won't happen.
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What is OneID's age verification?
OneID's age verification product is a unique service that enables people to take control of their identity online, helping them to secure and simplify their digital life.
It works by allowing people to use their existing bank-verified identity to confirm their age with online sites and services that they trust. There is no need for fiddly form filling or lengthy identity checks.
How does OneID's age verification work?
Many of the sites and services consumers use online already use a range of identity-checking services. OneID uses a customer’s existing bank-validated identity to simply and swiftly verify that they are of age before purchasing an age-restricted item or service.
Businesses pay a small fee to the bank for providing this validated identity data. This helps banks and businesses while keeping the customer in control at all times.
Why is age verification important for my business?
As online shopping is on the rise, it is easier for minors to purchase age-restricted items such as alcohol, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, and hazardous substances and equipment.
To avoid breaking laws and regulations, it is important for businesses to verify their customers' ages simply and securely without hindering swift customer experiences.
How do I integrate OneID's age verification onto my shop platform?
OneID is built for integration into many different platforms. Schedule a chat with a member of our team and we will be happy to help you with this.