Bidder will have two Certificates.
- Signing Certificate used for signing and
- Encipherment Certificate used for encrypting your Bid Documents.
Signing Certificate Renewal/Change
Signing Certificate change will be required under the following circumstances.
- Certificate is renewed
- Certificate is revoked, and new certificate issued
- Change of personnel
To access this option, login using username and password (that was given by the bidder at the time of registration). Please use normal login, click on Profile menu. Under profile click on Signing Certificate Update.
A screen similar to the one shown below is displayed with your existing certificate details.
Click on Select Certificate to select the new Signing certificate. Select a Certificate window will be displayed as shown below, with all the available certificates. Select the Signing Certificate and Click OK.
The details of the selected Signing Certificate is populated as shown below. Click on Change Certificate to update.
Upon successful updation, E-mail confirmation will be sent. Close the window and login with the new Signing Certificate.Note:
- In case the new certificate Company name does not match exactly with the old certificate, then a box will appear asking for the reason for change in Company name. Please fill up valid reason and submit. The certificate change request will then be verified by NLC authority who will either reject or accept the request. Your account will get locked during this entire period.
Encipherment Certificate Registration:
Upon Successful registration, bidder shall Register their Encipherment Certificate. To access this option Login using Username and Password .After logging in, click on Profile menu. Under Profile click on Encipherment Certificate Register/Update. An applet will run as shown in next slide.
Accept and Click on Run to continue, it will automatically detect the Encipherment certificate based on Bidders Signing Certificate. A screen similar to the one shown below is displayed with your Certificate details.
Click on Save to register the Encipherment certificate.
Encipherment Certificate Updation process is same as registration.