The certification body of SRC is accredited by the German Accreditation Body (DAkkS) according to the requirements of the standard DIN EN ISO/IEC 17065:2013 for the certification of products, processes and services as a conformity assessment body in the sense of Article 3 (18) of Regulation (EU) No. 910/2014 (eIDAS Regulation).
SRC-Zert works according to the principle of impartiality and carries out all certification activities neutrally and free of conflicts of interest.
Conformity assessment body
The certification body is authorized to perform certifications (according to DIN EN ISO/IEC 17065:2013 and in particular ETSI EN 319 403) as a conformity assessment body in the sense of Article 3 (18) of Regulation (EU) No. 910/2014 for qualified trusted service providers and the qualified trusted services they provide within the scope of the eIDAS Regulation (accreditation number D-ZE-20522-01). The certification body is listed in the database of the DAkkS and in the list of the EU Commission of conformity assessment bodies.
Private certification body according to Article 30 of the eIDAS Regulation
The certification body of SRC was appointed by the Federal Network Agency for Electricity, Gas, Telecommunications, Post and Railway as a private certification body for the certification of qualified electronic signature creation devices (Article 30) and qualified electronic seal creation devices (Article 30 (2)). The private certification bodies designated by the Federal Network Agency are listed on the Federal Network Agency’s web pages. The related certificate of appointment can be found here.
SRC is listed in the list of the EU Commission as private certification body.