Lima, December 27, 2021Updated on 12/27/2021 05:35 pm
The National Registry of Identification and Civil Status warned that the identity documents (DNI) expired will only be valid until December 31, so citizens must initiate the procedures to renew it.
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In a post on your social media account, Reniec detailed that people can renew their identification document through the application BioFacial ID, which is available for cell phones with Android or IOS system. This app will allow to validate the identity of the citizen.
The application allows the taking of photography to carry out the facial biometric verification of the identity of the person who carries out the procedure. Then the process is completed through the website of the Reniec.
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In the case of taking the photograph with the application, you must have the support of another person, who must place the cell phone about 50 centimeters from the face, so that both are parallel to each other and perpendicular to each other. down.
Regarding the renewal due to expiration of the DNI, you can take several test photos and choose the best one. It is recommended not to smile, not to wear light-colored clothes and to stand on a white background. Once the capture is made and the image is validated, they will be able to continue with the process on the website of the Reniec.
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Last august, Reniec reported that it extended until December 31 the validity of the DNI expired or about to expire. He specified that this measure seeks to make viable the access of the holders of the Expired ID for all civil, commercial, administrative, judicial acts and, in general, for all those cases in which, by legal mandate, it must be presented.
At that time, the entity explained that the extension is necessary due to the reduction of the operational capacity of attention in its offices due to the biosafety measures implemented by the Government in order to reduce the contagion of the coronavirus (COVID-19) between the public and the workers.
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