A Digital Signature Certificate, like hand written
signature, establishes the identity of the sender filing the
documents through internet which sender can not revoke or deny.
Accordingly, Digital Signature
Certificate is a digital equivalent of a hand written signature which has an extra data attached
electronically to any message or a document. Digital Signature
also ensures that no alterations are made to the data once the
document has been digitally signed. A DSC is normally valid for
1 or 2 years, after which it can be renewed.
basically 3 types
of Digital Signature Certificates Class-1,Class-2 &
Class-3 each having different level of security.
authorized signatories of company under MCA21 require Class-2Digital
document filed by CA/CS/CWA & TAX PRACTIONERS under MCA21 require Class-2 Digital
Signature is a method of verifying the authenticity of an
electronic document. Digital signatures are going to play an
important role in our lives with the gradual electronization of
records and documents.
The IT Act has given legal recognition to digital signature
meaning, thereby, that legally it has the same value as
handwritten or signed signatures affixed to a document for its
The Information Technology Act, 2000 provides
the required legal sanctity to the digital signatures based on
asymmetric cryptosystems. The digital signatures are now
accepted at par with handwritten signatures and the electronic
documents that have been digitally signed are treated at par
with paper documents.
The digital signature certificates are available in
- Class-II (Only Signing) Signature: For Income Tax & ROC
- Class-II (Signing & Encryption) Signature: For companies to
- Class-III (Signing & Encryption) signature - For companies to file
e-tender for organizations like IFFCO, IREPS. ONGC, For Stock Broking
companies for signing contract notes.
- ClassIII (Only Signing) signatures - For IRCTC agents for e-ticketing
& also e-tenders.
- (n) eXIM signatures - For EXIM community to interact with DGFT.
(Only (n) code & safescrypt provide these signatures.
- (n) Serv Signatures- A 128 bit SSL certificates for websites.
It is a class III certificate issued to websites having live I.P. One can
authenticate the identity of the website and carry out transactions
contact us to purchase your DSC - our sales
representatives will contact you within 24 hours.
Review our Certificate Application Form
and documents required.
Fill up the
application form in neat & legible handwriting. Get the
supporting documents attested by a Gazetted Office, Bank
manager or a Post Master. In case you are not able to get the
documents attested then you need to send the originals of all
the supporting documents for verification to our office At
this time you would be required to send us your completed
Certificate Application Form (duly signed) with attested
photocopies of the applicable documents. You could
hand them over to our sales representatives.
Once we recieve your documents and application form
we will verify details as per our validation process. In the unlikely event that there are
errors with your application form or documents submitted we will contact you.
You will receive an email from us that your
certificate is ready to be installed once the validation process has been successfully