Project ideas can be proposed by any organisation. Projects are collaboratively funded and sponsored/lead by OIX members. Please read the OIX UK Project Process.

Below is a list of prospective projects currently being scoped, prior to becoming ‘current’ OIX projects. A project needs to meet the OIX UK Project Definition policy in order to proceed as an OIX project, which we describe as having reached Stage Gate 4. Please click on the link in the table below, under Project, for the project hypothesis and objectives, where available.

Please note start/completion dates are estimates and subject to change. If you wish to propose a project please contact Please also use this email address if you are interested in discussing participation in any of the projects listed below and wish to contact the project sponsor, unless the email address is shown below.

Prospective Projects as at April 2019

Project OIX Sponsor (s) Project Status Start/Complete Date
Establishing an interoperable digital identity ecosystem in the UK.

Is there a need for signals, certification and an independent authority?

OIX Stage Gate 2


 March 19/May 2019
Building a Trusted Environment HMRC / Factern Stage Gate 3  December 2018/April 2019
HMG DCS Availability Discovery ID Crowd Stage Gate 2  April 19 /June 2019