Sify is India's first and leading Certifying Authority (CA) for issuance of Digital Certificates in India. It provides types of digital certificates like Class 2 & Class 3 along with digital signatures for specific needs such as Income Tax filing, MCA, e-tenders and Foreign Trade.
Sify provides digital certificate services and high-end digital security solutions that help keep the IT environment of your business secure and enable compliance with legal and regulatory requirements for end-to-end electronic transactions for any kind of E-Business.
Below are the few steps to apply for Digital Signature Certificate
Step 1. You need to acquire the DSC(Digital Signature Certificate) application form from sify and fill it, you also need to mention the type of entity for which you want to apply DSC for.
|Usage Type (Drop down)||MCA Efilling, Income tax, E tender, Foreign Trade, Multipurpose, Others|
|Class Type||Class 2 or Class 3 or Document Signer|
|User Type||Individual or Organization|
|Certificate Type||Signature or Encryption or Both|
|Certificate Validity||1,2,3 Years|
|Back Up USB token (Sent to applicant address given by the applicant)||Yes (Extra Charges) or No|
|If Organization (Additional)|
|Department / Industry|
Step 2. Provide all the necessary documents such as address proof, identity proof
|Identification Document : PAN Card, Passport, Aadhar, Photo ID (MHA), Driving license, Photo Id issued by govt, Post office Id, Bank passbook with photo|
|Identification Document No: Respective Doc No|
|Address Proof Document|
|Organization Type Proof : Partnership firm, Company, Proprietor, AOP/BOI,LLP,NGO/Trust (If user is an organization) (Attested)|
Step 3. All the document provided for address proof & identity proof must be attested by an attesting officer.
The documents mentioned by the user are validated by the business in 2 ways:
Step 4. For payment, you can visit Sify - Digital Sales Portal and pay the necessary amount online.
Post online verification of the documents the user is taken to payment gateway to make the payment (GST Details requested) using Paytm or Net banking or Credit cards. Once the payment is successful the admin team gets notified and delivers the credentials
The User account gets auto created along this process while filling the contact form. Confirmation email and sms sent to respective email id and mobile no mentioning the Unique Id, Login credentials, Payment details and StatusBUY Digital Signature Certificate