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The sharing economy - what is it and why does it exist?

Posted on 2022-04-05

You’ve likely heard the term “sharing economy” being bandied about in recent years, but what is it exactly and why does it exist? According to Investopedia,...  more...

Where is the gig economy headed in 2022?

Posted on 2022-03-31

The gig economy is undoubtedly booming. From ridesharing to food and grocery delivery to freelance work, gig work offers flexibility to consumers, workers and businesses alike....  more...

Inventing Anna - how to avoid the Annas of the world and protect your business

Posted on 2022-03-29

Inventing Anna is the hot new show on Netflix and it’s no wonder, it’s got it all - high-class hotels, lavish parties, private jet travel to...  more...

Georgie Betterman: General Manager, NCC

Posted on 2022-03-25

We are pleased to announce that Georgie Betterman will step up to the role of General Manager of National Crime Check (NCC) from 1 March 2022.  ...  more...

Digital identity verification - how does it apply to your industry?

Whether for or against, we can all agree that remote identity verification technology has undoubtedly become more widely used during the COVID-19 pandemic. Governments have developed...  more...

Our commitment to assist people affected by the NSW/QLD floods

Posted on 2022-03-21

It’s unfortunately been another tough start to the year with many regions of NSW and QLD experiencing extreme weather and flooding. Our thoughts and best wishes...  more...

Trend report - Identity verification in 2022

Posted on 2022-03-15

A new year calls for new predictions… The realm of identity verification continues to evolve and grow, particularly with the developments that were brought fluidly into...  more...

Changes to result certificates

Posted on 2022-03-11

Due to ACIC compliance updates, there has been some small changes to the result certificates. Checks have started to be issued using the new certificate layouts....  more...

It’s Gen Alpha’s world… we’re just living in it

Posted on 2022-02-08

Individuals born into the world between 2010 and 2024 are entering a brand new generation - dubbed “Generation Alpha” and more colloquially known as “Generation Glass”....  more...

NCC not affected by Log4J vulnerability

Posted on 2021-12-14

CVE-2021-44228 relates to a vulnerability in Log4j, a Java logging framework. National Crime Check does not make use of the Java language or ecosystem or specifically...  more...

EOFY: Is your business compliant?

Posted on 2021-06-21

As we get near to the end of the financial year, now is a great time to do a stocktake of all of your employees and...  more...

Are they who they say they are?

Posted on 2021-06-16

Remote identity checks powered by National Crime Check Minimise organisational and workforce risk with National Crime Check’s InstaID+ identity checks. InstaID+ allows you to confirm the...  more...

Moving towards remote identity verification

Posted on 2021-06-09

With the combined factors of rapid technological advancement and the pandemic affecting many industries, identity verification and screening has not been immune. As with many processes,...  more...

Get a police check using the NCC Mobile App

Posted on 2021-06-08

National Crime Check are proud to annouce their newest product offering, the NCC Mobile App! This app allows you to conduct the entire criminal history application...  more...

Catch me if you can - Identity fraud during COVID-19

Posted on 2021-06-02

Identity fraud is on the rise during COVID-19, according to Onfido’s Identity Fraud Report 2020. The report shows document identity fraud increased by 41 percent in...  more...

Police Checks within the Australian education system

Posted on 2021-05-28

The Australian education system is considered one of the best in the world, made up of thousands of dedicated childcare workers, preschools teachers, primary and secondary...  more...

Be on the lookout for scammers and fraudsters!

Posted on 2021-05-17

The pandemic has brought up many unexpected effects, but one that isn’t surprising to me is the increase in scammers and fraudsters. Scammers and fraudsters are...  more...

Announcing InstaID Document Verification Services

Posted on 2021-05-13

National Crime Check is an accredited gateway into the DVS (Document Verification System) allowing for at-source verification of government-issued documents. In today's world, validating a person's...  more...