The ID cards can be picked up at different kiosks once they are processed. Photo: Felix Wong

First Hongkongers collect new smart ID cards with replacement roll-out to start soon

  • New cards come with updated security details such as built-in radio frequency identification (RFID) technology and higher resolution photographs to support facial recognition
  • Transition from old to new cards will take place over next four years and cover about 8.8 million Hong Kong identity cards currently in circulation
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The ID cards can be picked up at different kiosks once they are processed. Photo: Felix Wong
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