Certifying Authorities

Certifying Authorities are those companies that issue Digital Signatures to the general public. To apply for license to become a Certifying Authority in order to do business with the Nevada Secretary of State and Nevada State government please use the application below:

This is NOT an application for a digital signature
Application for Certification Authority License (PDF)

Application for Designation of a Recognized Repository (PDF)

It is advised that any Certifying Authority applying for license in Nevada read and understand the requirements listed in NAC 720 and NRS 720 prior to submitting their application.


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