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 Group has decided to discontinue the sale of SuisseID as of 31 December 2019. The SuisseID services such as qualified electronic signatures and authentications can be used until 15 December 2021.


Below you will find important information on the availability and use of SuisseID that will occur for you and your customers from 1 January 2020. 


Should you have any questions, please contact your SwissSign Group 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 from 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.