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Identification Act, 1997 (Act No. 68 of 1997)

Chapter 3 : Identity Card

14. Identity card



An identity card may contain only the following relevant particulars in respect of the person to whom it is issued, namely—

(a) the particulars referred to in section 8(a), (b), (d) and (j);
(b) the prescribed fingerprint or prints; and
(c) any other particulars in the population register determined by the Minister by notice in the Gazette as particulars which, subject to the conditions, exceptions or exemptions (if any) mentioned in the notice, may be included in identity cards.