DigiD stands for Digital Identity. It is a personal digital identity which allows the user to obtain service from governmental bodies, where identification needs to be provided.
In short: DigiD provides users with a personalised login code for the full spectrum of contact with various governmental bodies, such as:
- SVB, the social insurance institute
- Belastingdienst, the Tax office
- CWI, the Centre for Work and Income
- UWV, the Employees' Insurance and Benefits Office