Certification Centers

Certification Centers

The National Center for Digital Certification operates and manages the Saudi Root Certification Center. This Center is owned and by the Government Certification Center of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) and it is managed by the Common Services Center of the National Center for Digital Certification.
Root CA
Root CA
The Saudi National Root CA is an affiliate entity that is operated and managed by the NCDC. It is the Root Certification Authority of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the trust anchor of the Saudi National PKI. The hierarchy consists of a self-signed Root CA, maintained and operated in an offline environment.
Government CA
Government CA
The Government Certification Authority (Government CA) is affiliated with the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT). The Government CA is the Certification Authority under the NCDC Root CA. The NCDC Root CA issued a digitally signed CA Certificate for Government CA . The Government CA is authorized to issue and managing Digital Certificates to Government employees, entities and non-human subscribers within the Government domain, through Certificate Service Providers (CSPs) within the framework.