Digital service authenticator for foreign nationals

Foreign nationals who need to use Finnish services and who have a valid passport or identity card issued by a foreign authority will be able get a digital service authenticator. Digital service authenticators for foreign nationals will be issued by the Digital and Population Data Services Agency.

The Ministry of Finance is currently preparing legislation on the digital service authenticator for foreign nationals. The government proposal will be submitted to Parliament in autumn 2022. The digital service authenticator is scheduled to be introduced in 2023.