Cameroon streamlines passport issuance with biometric identity enrolment

2 days

Citizens receive a passport within two days


Biometric Registration Kits (BRKs) supplied to passport enrolment centres


BRKs deployed to Cameroon’s diplomatic missions around the world

In 2021, Cameroon’s General Delegation for National Security (DGNS) set the ambitious goal of upgrading its inefficient passport application system. Laxton provided customised Identity Registration and Verification Kits to produce internationally recognised biometric passports in the short turnaround time of two days. 


Solution: Passport Issuance
Country: Cameroon
Year: 2021
Population: 26.49 million

Case Study Content

  • Cameroon biometric passports
  • Customised ID systems
  • Training the trainers
  • A world-class passport application process