Legal & organisation

The legal and organisational framework of eIAM is as follows:

1  Legal context Ⅰ  (Usage obligation)

Hierarchical legal rules (management of the administration → standard services → usage obligation)

Government and Administration Organisation Act

(GAOA)

Regulates management within the Federal Administration.

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Ordinance on the coordination of digital transformation and ICT governance in the federal administration

(Ordinance on Digital Transformation and Information Technology)

Defines and regulates the "standard services" entity.

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Market model


Defined in the Ordinance on Digital Transformation and Information Technology. Resolution of the Federal Council which defines the characteristics of a standard service (scope of service, service provision, service purchase, relationship and role model, financing model).


2  Legal context Ⅱ  (Responsibilities, data, beneficiaries)

Particular laws (further regulations)

Ordinance on Federal Identity Management Systems and Directory Services

(IAMV, SR 172.010.59)

Regulates the identity management systems (IAM systems), the directory services and the central identity repository of the Federal Administration.

Ordinance on the Processing of Personal Data Arising from the Use of the Federal Electronic Infrastructure

(AS 2012 947 «Secondary Communication Data Ordinance» (SR 172.010.442))

Regulates the handling of personal data also with regard to standard services (including the eIAM service).

Ordinance on the Processing of Personal Data and Data of Legal Entities Arising from the Use of the Federal Electronic Infrastructure

(OPAFI, SR 172.010.442)

Regulates the handling of personal data also with regard to standard services (including the eIAM service).

Federal Law on the Federal Budget

(Financial Budget Act)

Regulates, among other things, to whom the federal administration may make services, e.g. standard services, available.


3  Terms and conditions (End users)


Conditions for using the federal authorities' online service offering.


4  Definition of services

Service catalogue

Intern:
Lists the services of all standard services.

Service specification

Intern:
Detailed description of the services included in a standard service.

Description of services


General functionality of eIAM.

Usage tariff

Intern:
Prices for eIAM service users.


5  Change and development

Federal ICT strategy


Vision, principles and strategic direction.

Management Committee for Standard Services MCSS

Intern:
Consultative and specialist body of the FCh DTI for all standard federal ICT services.

P035 process

Intern:
Process for entering ICT requirements, including for services included in standard services.

Roadmap for ICT standard services

Intern:
Planning for each standard ICT service and the overall projects over the next four years

eIAM sounding board

Intern:
Consultative committee for eIAM customers led by the FCh DTI.


6  Control and management


Federal Chancellery FCh
Digital Transformation and ICT Steering Sector DTI


7  Operation


Federal Office of Information Technology, Systems and Telecommunication FOITT