In addition to vaccination or testing, mobile phone signature can now be activated at Austria Center Vienna.
Vaccination or test appointments at Austria Center Vienna can now be linked to a new online service: every day from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, the City of Vienna staff is available in the lobby “E” for mobile phone activation Mobile phone signature Ready – as it were For a few weeks in Volkshall in town hall.
Without prior registration, this “digital ID” is issued after a few minutes. Thus, more and more services offered by the city of Vienna can be easily used around the clock on the go or at home. At Town Hall, more than 4,500 people received the signature in just a few days. A massive increase in mobile phone signatures has recently been observed across Austria: between July 2020 and July 2021, the number of mobile phone signatures increased from 1.5 to 2 million.
Mobile phone signature registration checklist
- A mobile phone with an Austrian phone number
- Identity card: Passport, ID card (Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein, Switzerland) or Austrian driving license (no more than 40 years old)
- Austrian registration address
Registration and use are free. A mobile phone signature can be used as a “digital identity” for many “official channels” as well as in the tax office. who is he “My Vienna user accountHas, it can be associated with Handy-Signatur and it is not necessary to remember the ‘other’ password. Documents (pdf) can be digitally signed using a mobile signature.
With Handy-Signatur it is possible to handle more than 200 official digital channels and use electronic services. It is considered a digital identifier on the Internet. Signature is also a prerequisite for the “green corridor” or for summoning a certificate of vaccination via the health insurance company’s ELGA online portal.
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