ID and age verification

ID and Age Verification – what you need to know

Identity and age verification is necessary to prevent minors from purchasing and accessing age-restricted goods and services, such as online gambling, weapons, pornography, tobacco and alcohol. But it is not just minors that need to be restricted, sometimes you need to prevent adults from taking advantage of special offers which are only for under 18’s, or keep adults away from sites which are designed purely for children.

Age verification for the online adult entertainment industry

As the implementation of the Digital Economies Act in April approaches, businesses operating in the online adult entertainment industry are under more pressure than ever to ensure compliance with the incoming age verification (AV) requirements.