New TCS Repository

The following documents describe the operational practices and general terms and conditions for using the Trusted Certificate Service:

  • TCS Certification Practice Statement - Server, eScience Server and Code Signing Certificates
    This document defines the legal, commercial and technical practices for approving, issuing, using and managing TCS Server, eScience Server and Code Signing certificates. It also outlines the roles and responsibilities of the parties involved in maintaining the TCS public key infrastructure.
    Version 2.0-v17, 16 May 2016
  • TCS Certification Practice Statement - Personal, eScience Personal and Document Signing Certificates
    This document defines the legal, commercial and technical practices for approving, issuing, using and managing TCS Personal, eScience Personal and Document Signing Certificates. It also outlines the roles and responsibilities of the parties involved in maintaining the TCS public key infrastructure.
    Version 2.0-v17, 16 May 2016
  • TCS Terms of Use
    This document defines the terms that apply to the use of any TCS Certificate. These terms survive any termination of this agreement until all Certificates are revoked or expired.
    Version 2.0, 14 Feb 2015
  • TCS Consolidated Required Contractual Terms
    This document lists the obligations to which each NREN and each Subscriber are obliged to abide.
    Version 2.1, 17 Apr 2015
  • TCS Subscriber Agreement
    This document is a template for defining the contractual relationship between an NREN and the institutions entitled to receive certificates from it. It may be translated and modified to suit local requirements.
    Version 3.03, 15 May 2015
  • TCS Relying Party Agreement
    This document defines the general terms and conditions that apply to parties using TCS certificates.
    Version 2.01, 16 Feb 2015
  • TCS Policy Management Authority
    This document defines the role and membership of the TCS PMA. It also outlines the procedure for requesting changes to certification policy.
    Version 2.1, 11 May 2016

TCS CA certificates:

  • TCS SSL CA 3 [PEM] [DER]
  • TCS SSL High Assurance CA 3 [PEM] [DER]
  • TCS eScience SSL CA 3 [PEM] [DER]
  • TCS Personal CA 3 [PEM] [DER]
  • TCS eScience Personal CA 3 [PEM] [DER]
  • TCS Code-Signing CA 3 [PEM] [DER]

DigiCert Root Certificates:

DigiCert Repository: