Digital Signature Certificates-DSC to take longer to issue
After a new notification by Government, now the procedure to issue DSC or Digital Signature have change significatnly.
Now it will not be possible to issue DSC within 15 minutes. As per new rules only after attested documents will be received by Certifying Authority(CA).
As per new rule All Class II and Class III DSC now will be issued only after receipt of Physical Documents at CA Offices.
Also new enrollment process will come in force from today (01/10/2013) as per which the hand filled Application forms will not be accepted.
Now the subscriber have to fill the form online, take print paste photo and attach attested documents. And than courier to CA office.
So now the entire process will take 24 to 100 hrs. So if you need DSC apply well in advance.