Handy-Signatur (mobile phone signature)

IST Austria is registration site for the mobile phone signature (Handy-Signatur).

The Mobile Phone Signature allows you to provide evidence of your identity on the web.

For logging in to a service or to electronically sign, you are using the Mobile Phone Signature following the same procedures as when you’re accessing your traditional e-banking solution. Everything you need is a ready-to-use mobile phone.

Activation and usage of the Mobile Phone Signature are totally free of charge.

Features

The Mobile Phone Signature allows you to easily provide evidence of your identity on the web. For logging in to a service or to electronically sign, you are using the Mobile Phone Signature similar to your regular passport or driving license. Furthermore, the Mobile Phone Signature can be used for the creation of legally valid signatures in online procedures. These signatures are legally equivalent to handwritten signatures.

Activation and usage of the Mobile Phone Signature are totally free of charge. The Mobile Phone Signature facilitates your access to numerous web services from both, the private and the public sector – e.g.:

Green pass / Grüner Pass – no Handy Signatur needed!
Get your vaccination certificate  printed in any Austrian pharmacy (E-Card needed)
Download the app “Green pass / Grüner Pass “ and scan the QR code from your certificate

Query all Internet services of your home region or municipality at HELP.gv.at!

How to get a “Handy-Signatur”?

Please make an appointment by sending an email to: handy-signatur@ist.ac.at

Requirements

phone number with valid prefix

+43
+1
+31
+32
+33
+34
+351
+352
+36
+373
+381
+386
+39
+40
+41
+421
+423
+44
+45
+46
+47
+49
+52
+56
+595
+66
+90
+91
+994

proof of identity
  • International passport (or a scan / photo of it)
  • ID card issued in Austria or Germany
  • Drivers license issued in Austria

Links

Green pass / Grüner Pass – App
Download for Huawei
Download for iOS
Download for Android