Digital Signature Certificate for ICEGATE

Get your DSC for ICEGATE

Digital Signature Certificate for ICEGATE


ICEGATE (Indian Customs EDI gateway) is the gateway for the Indian Customs EDI system users. All the individuals (Exporters/Importers/CHAs/Airlines/Shipping Agents etc.), trade partners (Banks, FSSAI/Custodians etc) or Government Agencies (DGFT/Ministry of Steel etc) connect ICEGATE for document filing, data sharing under Customs Business Process or for administrative, statistical, and analytical or policy-making purpose.

It gives Remote EDI Services (RES) to the industry and trade for data exchange, filing documents, e-payment, document tracking,  status inquiry, query-reply etc. To succeed the challenges such as the role of Identity of the registered user, misuses of the credibility of accredited clients, tracing the identity of users etc there was a need to perform digital signature for the documents/ messages receiving/forwarding electronic to and fro the customs business partners, stakeholders and other Govt. Agencies.

Which kind of certificate is required ?

Class 3 Digital Signature Certificate is required. 

Why do I need a Digital Signature Certificate?


Digital Signature Certificate confirms your identity electronically. which provides you with a high level of security for your online transactions by guaranteeing absolute privacy of the information corresponded using a digital certificate. You can use certificates to encrypt data so that only the intended recipient can read it. You can digitally sign data to ensure the recipient that it has not been changed in transit, and also verify your individuality as the sender of the message.


Where can I use Digital Signature Certificates?


You can use Digital Signature Certificates in the given below sectors:


  • To secure email and web-based transactions, or to identify other participants of Web transactions.
  • To confirm possession of a domain name and establish SSL/ TLS encrypted secured sittings between your website and the user for web-based transactions.
  • For a developer, for proving authorship of a code and preserving honesty of the shared software programs.
  • To sign web forms, e-tendering data, filing income tax returns, to obtain membership-based websites automatically without entering a user name and password etc.

Get your DSC for ICEGATE

Digital Signature Certificate for ICEGATE
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