become an e-resident
Apply for e-Residency, pick up your e-Residency kit and use it to start, run and grow a company 100% online.
here's what you need to do
1. Apply online
2. Wait for approval and card delivery
The Estonian Police and Border Guard Board will review your application and conduct a background check. You might be asked additional questions for clarification purposes. When the processing of your application is complete, you will be notified by email.
3. Pick up your card
When the card arrives at the location you selected in your application, you will be invited by email to collect it. Don't forget to bring along your ID - the same that you used in your application.
4. Set up your card
Your card is automatically activated within 24h after you pick it up. Your card comes with instructions on how to install the necessary ID-software (Digidoc). Once you install it, you can start using your new digital ID.