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Are you going to the bureau in person?

02. 09. 2021 

Dear users,
during the May 2021 the Ministry of Interior of the Slovak Republic made the possibility to make an electronic reservation of personal visit of bureaus. The form is called Universal Reservation System and it will be available gradually after each region.
More information about online reservation...

Self-labeling of electronic messages

02. 09. 2021 

Dear users,
a colour-labelling of messages speeds up work in electronic mailbox. The messages will be color-coded, so the list of messages becomes clearer and more transparent.
More information about Self-labeling of messages...

Favorite electronic submission

30. 08. 2021 

Dear users,
a general or a specific electronic submission addressed to a selected institution no longer need to be searched only on the homepage of the slovensko.sk portal, but you can access them directly from the electronic mailbox. At the same time, it is possible to create a list of your favorite or frequently used procedures, which will be reached quickly and easily in the future. 
More information about favorite subission...

What are the advantages if I grant the access into my electronic mailbox electronically and not in paper form?

30. 08. 2021 

Dear users,
the electronic way of granting authorisation is much more efficient and brings several benefits than a charter. If you can log in to an electronic mailbox, i.e. you have a login tool and a personal security code (BOK), you can grant your authorisation quickly, easily, ecologically and for free.
More information about advantages of granting access...

Grant the access to the electronic mailbox and enjoy undisturbed relaxation

30. 08. 2021 

Dear users,
if you do not have the option, do not have time or simply do not want to solve the “correspondence” in your electronic mailbox, which you have mandatory or voluntarily activated for delivery, simply authorise other trusted persons, family members, friends, company employees, etc. (Picture 1). You will then be able to change or revoke granted permission at any time.
More information about granting acces...

Can I pay for administrative and judicial fees by a credit card?

27. 08. 2021 

Dear users,
on the portal slovensko.sk you can pay for judicial and administrative fees in seconds. Payment by card from the comfort of home is comfortable and handling official affairs faster, as the transaction processing is almost immediate.
More information about administrative fees...

What do you need for work with the electronic mailbox?

27. 08. 2021 

Dear users,
an electronic mailbox is used for official communication with the public administration online which is equivalent to standard paper communication. Natural persons, natural persons-entrepreneurs or institutions may use the mailbox to send requests, proposals or other complaints exclusively to public authorities or, conversely, to receive various official documents (decisions) from public authorities.
More information about necessary tools...

What is "Life Situation" on the slovensko.sk portal?

26. 08. 2021 

Dear users,
Marriage, birth of a child or purchase of real estate. We are going through various situations at different stages of life. However, the situations in life often involve not only a lot of joy but also a lot of official responsibilities. How do you make their arrangements easier? 
More information about "Life Events"...

How to forward an electronic message to another authority?

26. 08. 2021

Dear users,
it is not necessary to print the electronic decision or any other message or document that you receive in your electronic mailbox! They could not be used for legal purposes. If they are requested by another authority, simply send them in the same way as electronic mail from your electronic mailbox.
More information about forwarding message...

Why do I have a delivery notification in my electronic mailbox?

25. 08. 2021

Dear users,
if “delivery notification” (SK: Notifikácia o doručení) arrives in your electronic mailbox, it means that an electronic decision is sent from the public authority. Therefore, please confirm your delivery by entering the Personal Security Code (BOK) and only then access the content of the decision in your electronic mailbox via the “delivery notification”.
More information about delivery notification...

How will several persons sign the filling in the electronic mailbox

24. 08. 2021

Dear users,
in the environment of an electronic mailbox it is possible to grant access to display and sign the message by several persons. This option makes it easier to contact people from the comfort of your home without having to meet someone in person. Making it easier to get signatures from people located in a remote location or abroad. You do not need to grant the access to your electronic mailbox, but to share only the specific submissions you want the person to sign.
More information about signing the electronic document by more persons...

How can I make the electronic mailbox more transparent

24. 08. 2021

Dear users,
the easier is the work with an electronic mailbox, the more efficient and quicker is the whole process of electronic communication between you and the public authorities. It is quite simple to adjust the electronic mailbox according to your needs.
More information about transparent mailbox...

Reporting a problem with a message directly from the electronic mailbox

23. 08. 2021

Dear users,
to facilitate communication with our contact centre operators, we updated the electronic mailbox environment, so it does not take time to solve the problem.
More information about forwarding messages...

Can I forward messages from the electronic mailbox to my e-mail?

18. 08. 2021

Dear users,
if it is more convenient for you to use only an e-mail, whether because you keep additional working documents, important e-mails, or other documents in, we have good news for you.
More information about forwarding messages...

Will I find out about the new message without logging into the mailbox?

16. 08. 2021

Dear users,
if you are the owner of an electronic mailbox activated for delivery or if you are authorised to access and dispose of someone else’s activated mailbox, you do not need to log in every day to see the new message received.
More information about new messages in electronic mailbox...

What is the purpose of activating an electronic mailbox for delivery?

16. 08. 2021

Dear users,
the electronic mailbox is designed as an official tool for communicating with public administration. Activation of electronic mailbox for delivery allows you to receive official documents electronically.
More information about the purpose of electronic communication...

Difference between e-mail and electronic mailbox

10. 08. 2021

Dear users,
electronic communication is mentioned all around us. There is no exception to official communication with authorities, which is moving online as part of technological progress. Visually, e-mail and electronic mailbox are similar, and the difference lies mainly in the way of establishment, use, etc.
More information about electronic mailbox...

Why communicate electronically with public authorities?

10. 08. 2021

Dear users,
communicating with public authorities (if the law does not require only an electronic method), you can do so in paper form, but electronically it is much more efficient. Electronisation brings several benefits, such as simplicity, convenience, ecology, safety in the time of a pandemic and time and financial savings.
More information about benefits of electronic communication...

e-Communication hints

10. 08. 2021

Dear users,
in order to simplify the information needed for successful communication with the public authorities online, we regularly prepare a series of topics with illustrative images called “Electronic communication”. Through simple steps, we try to explain the most important aspects of work with the Central Government Portal (slovensko.sk) and with electronic mailboxes.
The list of topics and more information in related article...

Digital COVID pass

07. 07. 2021

Dear users,
from 30th of June 2021, a mobile application GreenPass is available to store an EU Digital COVID Pass with a confirmation of vaccination, a PCR/Ag test or a COVID-19 disease overcome.
More information about digital COVID pass...

Information for foreign users of the Central Government Portal

07. 07. 2021

Dear users,
did you know that the Central Government Portal also provides information for visitors from EU member states or foreigners in English language? For those who are interested in business, study or employment in Slovakia, the Central Government Portal provides information for EU citizens and foreigners in English version.
More information for foreigners…

Single Digital Gateway

16. 12. 2020

With the fulfillment of obligations under the Regulation establishing a Single Digital Gateway (SDG), the responsible authorities provided information facilitating online access to information, administrative acts and assistance services that EU citizens and foreigners in the Slovak Republic may need.
More information in Life events…

COVID-19 Current information

15. 03. 2020

You can find all the current information about COVID-19 virus on the website korona.gov.sk. If you want to provide help to the Slovak entepreneurs regarding actual situation, you can join the project IT Companies help Slovakia (only in Slovak language).

Frequently asked questions and answers

12. 02. 2019

The most frequently asked questions and answers regarding electronic communication with the state can be found in a dedicated article intended for foreign users. You can find even more information in original version of this article (only in Slovak language) divided to three groups - Citizen (Občan), Entrepreneur (Podnikateľ) or Public authority (Orgán verejnej moci).

eIDAS login for residents of EU Member States

08. 10. 2018

The residents of EU Member States (only designated countries) are allowed to use their own ID to access electronic services provided by Slovak republic authorities with valid ID with electronic chip (any identification valid for electronic authentication in EU member state).
More information about eIDAS…