The success of e-Governance systems depends upon seamless sharing and exchange of data among the e-Governance applications within/across domains.
Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) has set up an Institutional Mechanism for evolving/adopting standards for e-Governance applications. These Meta Data and Data Standards (MDDS) are developed following the guidelines set by the MeitY.
DigiLocker accepts certificates from many issuers, it is necessary to standardize the format of these certificates so that the consumer can conveniently use a single certificate format irrespective of the issuer. This document provides the XML structure of mostly commonly used certificates in DigiLocker.
This is the official portal for e-Governance Standards to provide a platform for sharing of ideas, knowledge, and draft documents among the members of various committees involved in standards formulation process.