RealMe will be impacted by a scheduled outage from 8pm to 10pm Tuesday 17 July 2018. During this time there will be period where you will not be able to apply for a RealMe verified identity, view or use your identity details. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
You will still be able to use your RealMe login over this period.
Your RealMe username and password gives you secure access to lots of New Zealand Government and other services online. When you start an online process that uses RealMe, you'll be given the option to create your RealMe login, or log in if you already have one.
If you don't have a login it's best to create one from the service you want to use.
Find out where you can use RealMe
Use RealMe to prove that you are who you say you are and protect your privacy and security online. To create your verified identity you'll need a passport, birth or citizenship certificate or immigration document. Then you'll need to visit a participating PostShop and get your photo taken - don't worry, it's free.
For new customers, create a login now and start the verification process.
For existing customers, login and add your identity details to get verified.
Just a few of the organisations using RealMe login and RealMe verified identity:
See the full list of where to use RealMe
RealMe makes it easier for people to access and use online services offered by both government and the private sector. The service has been created to build trust and confidence by adhering to New Zealand Government security, identity and privacy legislation.