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Member States to agree a common list of key cross-border public services

Indicator Status Evidence
Have you identified priority key cross-border public services that correspond to well defined needs? -
Have you agreed/committed by 2011 on a common list of key cross-border services that correspond to well defined needs? No At Ministerial Roundtable in Poznan in November 2011, 5 key cross-border services were identified. Agreement with Member States planned for the second half of 2012.
Have you implemented or do you have concrete plans to implements cross-border services? Yes See, for example, the Company Registration Portal, which allows Portuguese, Finnish, Belgian and Lithuanian citizens - based on their eID - to register their companies in Estonia and vice-versa over the Internet. https://ettevotjaportaal.rik.ee/index.py?chlang=eng Estonia has implemented 5 STORK crossborder services: http://www.riso.ee/et/pub/2010it/eng/?p=2.1.3.#.UE5Iq2fKUtE

Best Practice Case

This project is a good example how digital signatures across border can be used. It is possible to accept digital signatures from other EU member state when public PKI systems and qualified digital signatures are in place. http://epractice.eu/en/cases/crossborderdsawards http://e-estonia.com/news/11-06-13/company-registration-portal-wins-1st-place-world-summit-award

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External contribution

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