Ireland is one of the first countries to offer a fully online passport application service as part of a significant digital transformation and reform programme. Supported by management and technology consultants BearingPoint, the programme aims to deliver a more efficient service with an increased emphasis on fraud detection and prevention measures.
- Ireland is one of the first countries globally to offer a fully online passport renewal service
- The system, launched in partnership with digital transformation provider BearingPoint, aims to process 30% of passport renewal applications annually
- New passport system illustrates how digital services are transforming delivery of key state services