Certification Authority Licensing - Application

The applicant is required to submit the Certification Authority License Application Form to the Office of the Secretary of State. Required information on the form includes, among other things, the applicant's name and contact information, notice of registered agent, and information regarding the repository used. The licensing fee* should also be attached to the application.

Please read the form carefully, and if there are any questions please contact the Electronic Authentication Program for clarification.

Authority License Application (PDF)

To view and print these files, you must have Version 3.0 of Adobe's Acrobat Reader utility, which can be downloaded free from the Adobe Web Site.

* Licensing fees are as follows: $1400 for first year, and $2800 for each subsequent biennial renewal.