Solutions for PSD2 Compliance

The Payment Services Directive (PSD2) takes effect in September 2019. Make sure your payment service provider applications meet the requirements for authentication and communications security with Qualified digital certificates from DigiCert + QuoVadis.


Trusted by 70% of Europe’s banks.
For good reason.

With DigiCert + QuoVadis Qualified PSD2 certificates, you benefit from local expertise, service and support—all backed by the world’s most trusted provider of high assurance TLS/SSL certificates.

DigiCert + QuoVadis is a member of PRETA’s Open Banking Europe directory initiative for PSD2

What are QWAC and QsealCs?

Qualified Web Authentication Certificate (QWAC)

QWAC validate your identity and role as a Payment Service Provider to your customers and other business, while encrypting and authenticating sensitive data.

Qualified eSeal Certificate (QsealC)

QsealC “seal” app data, sensitive documents and other communications to ensure
they are tamperproof and originate from a trustworthy source.

PSD2 compliance in three easy steps.
1. Avoid deadline-day disruptions with PSD2 test certificates

PSD2-compliant test certificates demonstrate that you are prepared to meet the PSD2 Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS). More practically, it ensures your infrastructure and operations are properly configured before the deadline arrives.

2. Order Qualified certificates for PSD2

DigiCert QuoVadis Trustlink B.V. is a Qualified Trust Service Provider offering QWAC and QsealC certificates that meet ETSI TS 119 495, with PSD2 roles validated with the appropriate National Competent Authority. Our European-based teams can help ensure your business meets the new standards for authentication and communication security.

3. Schedule your face-to-face validation

With offices in the Netherlands, Belgium, Ireland, Switzerland, Germany, and the UK—as well as local teams throughout Europe—we’re positioned to make the Qualified validation process as painless as possible and help you avoid any delays.