Electronic identity for Malaysia

Smart Governance
Smart Governance
04/2018- 12/2020
Project manager


Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC), under the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia has taken the initiative to coordinate the digital identity development for Malaysia. e-Governance Academy and RaulWalter experts advise MCMC in establishing the electronic identity for Malaysia.

After visiting Estonia in 2017 MCMC decision-makers found Estonian electronic identity (eID) model to be one of the best examples that would also serve their needs in digital identification procedures. As there are many decision-making aspects how to move further, we are continuously working on describing more technical aspects on signing and security as compact solution.



Study visit to Estonia (December, 2017)
Expert missions to Malaysia (2018-2019)
Consultations on electronic identity development