"Digital Signature Certificate" means a Digital Signature Certificate issued under subsection (4) of section 35.

Digital signature is electronically generated and can be used to make sure the veracity and legitimacy of data.

Digital Certificates serve as an identity of an individual for a certain purpose, e.g. a driving license identifies someone who can legally drive in a particular country. Likewise, a Digital Certificate can be presented electronically to prove your identity or your right to access information or services on the Internet. Digital Certificates are the digital equivalents (i.e. electronic format) of physical or paper Certificates like your driving license, passport or membership cards.