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ESTONIAN E-RESIDENCY

22.03.2016

Pick up your e-Residency card in San Francisco!

  • WHAT IS E-RESIDENCY?

The Republic of Estonia is the first country in the world to offer e-residency.
Everyone has the opportunity to apply for the secure digital identity provided by the Estonian government – to gain secure access to digital services, to get anything and everything done digitally (sign all documents, launch and manage companies, do banking, encrypt files, etc.).

Read more at e-resident.gov.ee or follow us on Twitter @e_Residents
  • HOW TO APPLY
The e-Residency online application site: https://apply.gov.ee/     
               
Once the application is approved, just one face-to-face meeting is required to collect the card from one of the Estonia’s foreign representations in 34 countries or the Estonian Police and Border Guard Board service points.
For more detailed information regarding the application process. Read more

  • CHANGE THE PICKUP LOCATION OF E-RESIDENCY CARD

If you have to change the location of the issuance of your e-Residency card to another Estonian foreign representation, or service point of the Police and Border Guard Board in Estonia please follow the instructions below.

An example: you have originally requested the e-Residency card to be delivered to the Estonian Consulate General in New York but have meanwhile decided to receive the document in another country or in Estonia.

Change of the place of issuance is a paid service. State fee in amount of 50€ is charged. Fee can be paid by bank transfer. Requisite information of the payment of state fee is as follows:

Receiver: Ministry of Finances
Bank account:
- SEB Pank  EE891010220034796011
  SWIFT: EEUHEE2X
- Swedbank EE932200221023778606
  SWIFT: HABAEE2X
- Danske Bank EE403300333416110002              
  SWIFT: FOREEE2X
- Nordea Pank  EE701700017001577198             
  SWIFT: NDEAEE2X
Reference number: 2900073643
Clarification of the payment: e-Residency card change the location of the issuance; name, surname

After payment confirmation from the ministry your card will be sent to the new location you have chosen.

Please be aware that in abroad e-Residency cards are issued only  by the Estonian embassies or consulates. Honorary consuls do not issue e-Residency cards.

 


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