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An Identity Assurance Framework for government

This document outlines a structured approach to the coordination of identity assurance activity across government. By promoting stronger leadership and coordination of identity assurance interventions, the Framework is intended to provide greater assurance to the Government and the public that identity information is being managed appropriately and effectively within government, while maintaining privacy.

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