Renewal of a driver’s license through a digital platform , which is expected to operate during the week, as well as a digital wallet in which there will be the identity card , driver ‘s license and children’s health booklet , announced the Minister of Digital Government, Kyriakos Pierakkakis .
It is noted that the Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis participates in a meeting at the Maximos Palace , for the digitization of the procedures of driving licenses and registration licenses.
What Kyriakos Pierrakakis announced in advance for the renewal of a driver’s license
As for the renewal of the driver ‘s license through a platform, it will start operating this week. Mr. Pierrakakis pointed out that together with the political leadership of the Ministry of Transport “we will present to the Prime Minister the step of a broader strategy in the field of transport, digitally renewing a driver’s license , a copy of a driver’s license . In terms of diploma renewal , we have 210,000 renewals per year which are done through a non-standard process.
Those over 65 need to be renewed periodically every three years, those over 80 every two years, professionals every five years. The whole procedure will now be done through a platform, someone will meet the doctors for the required examinations, but everything will be done by sms and information about the progress of the application in a digitally designed way “.
What will the digital wallet include?
The minister stressed that in our digital wallet, in the wallet of our mobile phone we will have our identity card, driver’s license and the health booklet of our children . “Our mobile phone becomes an element of our identification and the identification elements are generally useful to be understood as services. What we will do is create a targeted service with existing IDs and driver’s licenses and add them to the mobile wallet . The idea is to have a digital wallet application, wallet, in order to facilitate the citizen in a safe way to have this information and in fact with additional care of personal data “.
At the same time, the children’s health booklet will be added to the mobile wallet , as it is “a broader digital health strategy. The idea here is to digitizethe data of our medical file for convenience and for greater security in our interaction with the health system. So, we need a system that reminds parents that it is time for the child to be vaccinated or has an automated recording so that, if something happens, a health care professional has automatic access to the data he or she needs to have access to. to help us”.
Regarding digital signatures , he reiterated that more than 650,000 digital signatures will be available for free in January to targeted professional groups, such as lawyers, notaries, business managers, accountants. “It is a very important service to the citizen and the professional.”
Source – ethnos.gr