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Renew a document signing certificate

Document signing certificate renewal made easy

Need to renew your DigiCert Document Signing certificate? Follow the steps below to renew your certificate.

STEP 1: Sign into your account

Sign in to your CertCentral account.

STEP 2: Fill out the renewal form

Fill out the certificate renewal order form. Note that after you submit the renewal request, DigiCert will perform a quick cross-check verification.


  1. In the sidebar menu, click Certificates > Expiring Certificates.

  2. On the Expiring Certificates page, next to the certificate that needs to be renewed, click Renew Now.


A certificate doesn't appear on the Expiring Certificates page until 90 days before it expires.

STEP 3: DigiCert issues the document signing certificate

Once approved, we send an email to the certificate contact with certificate installation instructions.

STEP 4: Install your renewed certificate

Use the instructions in the email to install and configure the new certificate.

For more information about installing document signing certificates, see our Document Signing Support page.