Verify ID Document By OCR

Check the validity of an ID Document by performing an OCR

Understanding How This Works

This service allows the upload of an ID Document, Appruve performs an OCR on the document to extract the relevant PII details, then makes a check against the relevant Government database to ensure a record of the ID exists.

post
Verify ID Document By OCR

https://api.appruve.co/v1/verifications/{country}/uploads/id_docs/{id_type}
Check the validity of an ID Document by performing an OCR. This is a multipart/form-data request.
Request
Response
Request
Path Parameters
id_type
required
string
One of our supported ID Types. See our ID Types page.
country
required
string
The 2 digit country code of one of our supported countries. See our Country Codes page.
Form Data Parameters
id_image
required
string
The photo of the ID document. This can be a URL that resolves to the Image or a multipart file
Response
200: OK
Successful request
{
"is_id_valid": true,
"data": {
"id_submitted": "URL of ID Document submitted",
"pii_extracted": {
"id_number": "",
"full_name": "",
"date_of_birth": "",
"date_of_issue": ",
"date_of_expiry": "
}
}
}

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