Hundreds of Canberrans will need new driver licences after Optus data breach – The Canberra Times

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Business and Better Regulation Minister Tara Cheyne. Picture by Karleen Minney

A change to identity verification requirements made four weeks ago will mean most Canberrans who have been caught up in the Optus data breach will be spared from the greatest risk of their driver licences being used for fraud.

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

Jasper Lindell joined the Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine on Saturdays. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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