Posts Tagged ‘local government utility’

Verifying A Utility Applicant’s Identification

Friday, December 11th, 2015

It is common practice for North Carolina local government utilities to require an applicant for utility service to furnish government-issued photo identification. Officials cite the need to protect the integrity of utility operations as justification for the requirement, arguing that it guards against identity theft and protects the utility from (at least some) billing and […]