The Ministry of communications proposed to begin in Moscow experiment on the replacement of paper passports for electronic

In Moscow from July 1, 2020 to December 31, 2021 th an experiment on the use of the application “Mobile ID” is a Russian passport. Developed by the Ministry of government decree has been posted on the portal of normative legal acts.

According to the document, the experiment will involve the Ministry of communications, Ministry of interior, Ministry of economic development, FSB, FSTEC, the government of Moscow, GBU “Multifunctional centers of providing the state services of Moscow”, “Rostelecom”, ANO “Digital economy”, other legal entities and citizens on a voluntary basis.

to install the mobile app on a phone or a tablet, you need to have an account in the Unified system of identification and authentication (ESIA), as well as an entry in the access control System to information resources of the city of Moscow (SUDHIR). To activate the mobile app you will need to apply to the “pilot multi-center” and consent to the processing of personal data.

using the app you confirm your identity during personal or remote invocation for state, municipal and other services, for example, to register individual entrepreneurs, to enter into an employment contract;to purchase or sell a car; to mail; to buy domestic air and train tickets; confirm age when buying alcohol or tobacco.

we will Remind, in Russia in 2013 is discussing the possibility of replacing paper passports with the electronic ones. According to one of the concepts that electronic passports will be introduced from 2025 and 2030 paper will cease to operate.

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