The U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA), which currently provides a Social Security Number (SSN) batch verification service to government agencies, has expanded its service to allow online SSN verification.
Jurisdiction motor vehicle agencies (MVAs) are now authorized by the SSA to obtain SSN verification information either in batch or online mode. Online support allows a jurisdiction to verify an individual's SSN during the driver's license issuance or renewal process, while an applicant is still at the counter. Note that the SSA only verifies information transmitted by a MVA (that is, whether or not the MVA information did or did not match the SSA information); it does not disclose other data.
AAMVA has developed a Social Security Number Online Verification (SSOLV) package to assist jurisdictions in implementation. The package includes:
Jurisdictions participating in SSOLV: