Important information on the availability and use of SuisseID with a USB stick or chip card

Due to regulatory requirements and changing market needs, SwissSign AG has decided to discontinue the sale of SuisseID as of 31 December 2019. These changes will affect the use of SuisseID qualified electronic signature and authentication services.


Below you will find the key information on the availability and use of your SuisseID, including relevant dates and deadlines.


Should you have any questions, please contact your SwissSign contact partner directly or contact our customer service by e-mail at suisseid@swisssign.com.


Important: New SuisseID cards can still be ordered as usual at postsuisseid.ch until 31 December 2019. Extensions and the replacement of defective cards are possible until 15 February 2020. Please note that the number of available SuisseID cards is limited and that extensions and replacement are only possible while stocks last.