Users of the mobile application “public Services” can now pay for fees and registration fee using the payment system, Apple Pay. As reported in a press-release of JSC “Rostelecom”, the opportunity has become available to owners of mobile devices running on operating systems iOS Wallet app.
“From the beginning of 2018 through the mobile application “public Services” users have made over 12 million payments worth over $ 11 billion. The introduction of new functionality will increase the popularity and convenience of mobile services. It is important to know How to register on the public services. In the near future we plan to implement the possibility of paying with other payment technologies,” the press service quoted the words of the Director for e-government “Rostelecom” Mikhail Bondarenko.
In particular, using Apple Pay in a mobile application “public Services” you can pay the registration fee and road penalties, and will soon be available for repayment of tax and judicial debts. The press service noted that this will speed up the payment process, allowing you to save time on data entry of the Bank card.
To make a payment you must log in to the mobile app and on the main page or in the service catalog to choose the type of calculation. When you go to the page “Select a payment method” payment feature Apple Pay will automatically appear. If the Bank card is not attached to the Wallet app, then clicking on the Apple icon the system will prompt you to do so. Confirm the payment using the fingerprint scanner Touch ID, Face ID and one-time code sent in sms.
Earlier, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that the state approved the list of services that should be provided regardless of the place of residence of the citizen.
“I approved a list of 44 public services, which will now be on the so-called extraterritorial principle, i.e. regardless of where one lives or a citizen where he was,” said the Prime Minister at the meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers.
However, he noted that the government is planning in the future to expand the list.
According to the head of the Cabinet of Ministers, the public will now be able to apply to any division of the relevant public authority off-budget Fund or in the DCP — in the presence of the respective agreements. Thus, according to the Prime Minister, this list will include public services for legal entities.
“The government will have to provide all this, and we will continue to add to this list of new activities in accordance with the existing plan that such services can be provide in different subjects of the Federation, and it was convenient for users”, — concluded Medvedev.
Source — TASS
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