Estimated cost of UK’s new digital ID system revealed

Computer Weekly has reported that the UK’s Cabinet Office has budgeted for about £400m to fund its latest digital identity programme over the next three years. Government Digital Service (GDS), the office overseeing the digital ID programme has requested for £300m-£400m to build a new cross-government single sign-on system. Also known as  “One Login for Government”, the new digital system will replace the current system known as Verify.