E-Citizenship System (EVS) is an e-Government project whereby all procedures can be carried out including but not limited to receipt of applications for acquiring or losing citizenship status and basic documents prepared by other institutions, such as birth, death, marriage and divorce, are communicated in electronic environment and processed in MERNIS.
Necessary services have been provided since 2011 for e-Citizenship system which ensures that citizenship procedures are processed in electronic environment and demographic activities are instantaneously recorded in MERNIS pursuant to the decisions given by other institutions and thanks to integration with other e-Government projects. In this respect, the services, which are undertaken in two stages and accomplished successfully so far, can be summarized as follows.
e-Citizenship System, Stage 1:
Creation of a platform, which runs in integration with MERNIS, Identity Sharing System and Address Registration System, through which the General and Provincial Directorates, as well as all relevant institutions can cooperate so that the citizenship procedures, one of the essential duties of General Directorate of Civil Registration and Citizenship can be carried out MERNIS.
e-Citizenship System, Stage 2:
The second stage of e-Citizenship System enables other institutions to communicate basic documents regarding civil registry incidents via electronic environment, as well as processing of such procedures into MERNIS database in electronic environment.