Certified card readers according to Technical Guideline 03119
The Technical Guideline BSI TR-03119 is aimed at developers and manufacturers of smart card readers and forms the basis for product development, testing, integration and use of smart card readers for the federal government's card projects, in particular the electronic identity card in commercial and private environments.
Find out more about BSI TR-03119 requirements for Smart Card Readers supporting eID and eSigning based on Extended Access Control: https://www.bsi.bund.de/DE/Publikationen/TechnischeRichtlinien/tr03119/index_htm.html
Our list of suitable card readers provides an overview and is not exhaustive. It expressly does not constitute a recommendation to buy. If we have knowledge of a suitable card reader, we check it and record it. You will also find appropriate information, such as (not) existing drivers for operating systems. If you are missing a device / information, please send a short message to ausweisapp2governikusde.
To purchase a card reader, please inform yourself on the Internet, directly from the manufacturer or from a specialist trade shop.