Project Summary:

Laxton supplied Biometric Voter Registration Kits and Instant Issue Photo ID Card Kits for the 2014 General Elections in Malawi.

636 Voter Registration kits were utilised across the country to register more than 7 million voters, and a card with photo identification was issued as proof of registration.


Project Solution:

Laxton’s solution included:

  • Photographic printer with instantly printed ID cards
  • Consumables and accessories to support the printer
  • Dry Cell backup batteries
  • Battery system to allow the kit to operate for more than 15 hours (including solar panel)
  • Customized software to enable instant issuance of photo ID cards embedded into the photographic printer
  • Maintenance kits

Laxton partnered with Lithotech Exports and the end-customer was the Malawi Electoral Commission.