ACES Business Identity and Encryption Certificates


  • Easy online request process for 2 year certificates.
  • Installs into Internet Explorer and Firefox.
  • Allows access to GSA eOffer/eMod, DDTC Dtrade, and other government sites that accept ACES certificates.
  • An ACES certificate pair is used for:
    • Identity Certificate: accessing websites and digitally signing emails.
    • Encryption Certificate: exchanging encrypted emails.

Detailed information

Steps to obtain your certificates

Proceed to Step 1 to read the requirements