Generic Name

A Generic Name object is used extensively in the Verifile API to standardise the input format for names for people who are not the candidate. An example of this is for referees, previous employers, etc.

Generic Name fields

Field Name Description Type Min Max Mandatory Value Set
Title The persons title String No title
FirstName The persons first name String (name) 2 60 Yes
MiddleNames The persons middle names String (name) 2 60 No
LastName The persons last name String (name) 2 60 Yes

Generic Name example

An example of a generic name object take from an Academic Qualification example.
"CheckAcademicContactName": {
  "Title": "Mr",
  "FirstName": "John",
  "MiddleNames": "Alan",
  "LastName": "Smith"