Electronic signatures: Certification authority - Display

Service Description

When you start operating a certification service, you must notify the competent authority. At the same time, you must submit a detailed security concept to the authority in accordance with the requirements of the Signature Act (SigG).


  • You and the persons working in the company have the reliability and expertise required for the operation.
  • You provide proof of insurance coverage for compensation of damages (minimum amount 250,000.00 euros).
  • You fulfill the other legal requirements for operating a certification service.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

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Competent Authority

Bundesnetzagentur für Elektrizität, Gas, Telekommunikation, Post und Eisenbahnen

Tulpenfeld 4
53113 Bonn, Stadt