Examples of Applications
Reliable, transparent and easy user authentication is the basis for secure and seamless services on the Internet and at self-service terminals. This is also the underlying principle of the ID card's technology: With the eID function, necessary information stored on the user's ID card can be transmitted quickly and reliably.
Federal Commissioner for the Records of the State Security Service of the former German Democratic Republic (BStU)
Federal Employment Agency
German Emissions Trading Authority
Germany's Statutory Pension System
Federal Motor Transport Authority
More applications offered by federal states of Germany and municipalities for the identity card can be found here. (German only)
The current applications offered by businesses for the identity can be found here.