Driver’s licence and photo ID card features

The new driver’s licence and photo ID cards have design and security features to help prevent identity theft and fraud.
Sample image of the new drivers licence and id cardSample image of the new drivers licence and id card

Secure card features

  • Changeable Laser Image (feature that enables two or more images to occupy the same area)
  • Polycarbonate Card Body (more durable, secure and tamper-resistant card body)
  • Tactile Text (laser engraving on the card raises the print and makes it difficult to tamper with or modify)
  • Inventory Control Number (a unique number and accompanying barcode to verify the card was issued to you)
  • Laser Engraving (provides maximum protection)
  • Photos will be in black and white
  • Wearing eye glasses in photos will no longer be allowed