Businesses will have graded access to ID database

Tuesday, 13 September 2005, 3:09 PM EST

The Home Office said yesterday that businesses and public sector agency access to the national identity card database will be allowed on a graded basis, according to need. The idea is that so-called trivial checks on people's biometrics should not be allowed to overload the system.

By Lucy Sherriff at The Register.

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