The visual security elements and design as well as the chip application of ID-cards have been changed over the years. Only the latest ID-software supports the latest ID-cards.
From 2011, all foreign nationals who reside permanently in Estonia must hold an ID-card or residence permit card.
Digital documents (ID-card, digital-ID, e-resident digi – ID , etc.) enable identification of the user in electronic channels.
Everything becomes worn out when heavily used. In order to guarantee that your ID-card or other digital document, such as digi-ID, lasts for as long as possible, keep it safely in the document compartment of your wallet
The remote validity extension service offered for digital ID cards (including e-resident’s digital ID cards) valid for three years is no longer available as of 30 April 2019 due to the previous producer of documents…
A digital identity card, i.e. digi-ID, is a digital document that can be used to identify yourself and sign digitally in an electronic environment, just like an ID-card.