Residence permits are NFC compliant
Back in 2002 the European Council standardised the residence permits in EU countries. In Europe 18 years later, almost all comply. Great news for you and us.
Verifying the identity of your future employees is an important step in onboarding new people. This sounds more easy than it is in practice. Is your HR department capable of checking identity documents? From your own region, maybe; from countries far away, probably not. Still, you have to keep record that you checked the identity and at the same time you must comply with privacy legislation. On top of that, COVID-19 has restricted contact substantially, so how do you verify identities remotely?