Cameroon streamlines passport issuance with biometric identity enrolment

2 days

Citizens receive a passport within two days

163

Biometric Registration Kits (BRKs) supplied to passport enrolment centres 

38

BRKs deployed to Cameroon’s diplomatic missions around the world

In 2021, Cameroon’s General Delegation for National Security (DGNS) set the ambitious goal of upgrading its inefficient passport application system. Laxton provided customised Identity Registration and Verification Kits to produce internationally recognised biometric passports in the short turnaround time of two days. 

Project

Solution: Passport Issuance

Country: Cameroon

Year: 2021

Population: 26,49 million

Case Study Content

Cameroon biometric passports
Customised ID systems
Training the trainers
A world-class passport application process