Azerbaijan to issue new generation ID from September

29.06.2018,16:09


June 29, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijan is likely to change ID.

Milli Majlis has approved the amendments to a number of laws in connection with introduction of new generation identity cards.

In accord with the approved amendments, the deadline for their introduction was changed from January 1, 2019 to September 1, 2018.

The new generation ID card is provided with chip, which contains information about the registration of a citizen by place of residence, marital status, as well as biometric photos and other individual indicators. These IDs will be of exceptional importance in regulating the exchange of biometric data with the relevant authorities of other countries.