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B.C. Services Card App Gets New Video ID Verification Option Due to COVID-19

Residents in British Columbia now can verify their identity with video, to setup their mobile BC Services Card remotely, avoiding a visit to a Service BC Centre during COVID-19. The province announced yesterday the BC Services Card app on iOS and Android now supports the ability for a user to send a picture or video, for a government employee to verify their identity in setting up a services card. “We’re using innovation, technology and mobile options to improve the way we deliver services and programs to British Columbians,” said Anne Kang, Minister of Citizens’ Services, in a statement. “Our new Send Video feature within the mobile BC Services Card gives people the choices and tools they need to connect with government supports and services quickly, safely and securely.” The...