State Information System Authority (Estonia)
The Information System Authority (RIA) coordinates the development and administration of information systems ensuring the interoperability of the state’s information system, organises activities related to information security, and handles security incidents in Estonian computer networks.
Introduction and structure
They lead the development of national IT systems and ensure national cybersecurity with their partners. They are committed to ensuring the smooth and sustainable operation of a secure e-state.
They manage and protect the state Internet network and ensure secure e-elections. They aim for a sustainable digital identity of Estonia and its wide use around the world.
By managing the State Portal eesti.ee, they deliver citizens important information regarding the state.
The reliability and development of the digital state depend on them. They increase confidence in the state and its services.
The digital state of Estonia is functional, sustainable, and always reachable.
Together, we are building, managing, and defending the best digital state in the world.
The Estonian Information System Authority has developed as a result of the reorganisation and merger of several institutions.
Over the years, the Estonian Informatics Fund, established in 1990 in the jurisdiction of the Government Office, has become a governmental authority in the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications.