Certificate Signing Request

How To Create / Generate

A CSR (Certificate Signing Request) is required to order an SSL Certificate. The CSR is generated from within your hosting control panel, web server software or server operating system software.

CSR Instructions For Various Servers

The following links will take you to the CSR (Certificate Signing Request) instructions for various servers and control panels. The documentation is provided by our partners, click the relevant link below and it will open in a new window.

Generally the process for generating a CSR is the same for all SSL Certificate types, we recommend you review the documentation that came with your hosting control panel or server. Be sure to come back to our site to complete your order.

SSL Certificate Brand CSR Generation Instructions
GeoTrust® SSL Certificates Click Here For Instructions
RapidSSL® SSL Certificates Click Here For Instructions
VeriSign® & Symantec® SSL Certificates Click Here For Instructions
Thawte® SSL Certificates Click Here For Instructions

SSL Certificates can be used in a variety of applications. If your server is not listed or you need additional information, refer to your server documentation or contact your server vendor.

About Installation Support & Premium Installation

Due to the large amount of different web servers, control panels and uses for our products we do not offer dedicated installation support. However, feel free to Contact Us via our online e-mail or live chat service and we'll attempt to help to the best of our abilities if you are experiencing a technical problem.

Visit our Premium Installation page if you require us to generate your CSR and install your SSL Certificate. Premium Installation is an additional service which must be purchased at the time of ordering.

Accepted CSR Country Codes

Below is a list of country codes which should be used when generating your CSR. Please refer to the codes below to ensure you have used the correct country code if you experience problems when submitting your CSR to our automated system.

AFGHANISTAN - AF
ALBANIA - AL
ALGERIA - DZ
AMERICAN SAMOA - AS
ANDORRA - AD
ANGOLA - AO
ANGUILLA - AI
ANTARCTICA - AQ
ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA - AG
ARGENTINA - AR
ARMENIA - AM
ARUBA - AW
AUSTRALIA - AU
AUSTRIA - AT
AZERBAIJAN - AZ
BAHAMAS - BS
BAHRAIN - BH
BANGLADESH - BD
BARBADOS - BB
BELARUS - BY
BELGIUM - BE
BELIZE - BZ
BENIN - BJ
BERMUDA - BM
BHUTAN - BT
BOLIVIA - BO
BOSNIA HERCEGOVINA - BA
BOTSWANA - BW
BOUVET ISLAND - BV
BRAZIL - BR
BRITISH IND. OCEAN TERRITORY - IO
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM - BN
BULGARIA - BG
BURKINA FASO - BF
BURUNDI - BI
BYELORUSSIAN SSR - BY
CAMBODIA - KH
CAMEROON - CM
CANADA - CA
CAPE VERDE - CV
CAYMAN ISLANDS - KY
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC - CF
CHAD - TD
CHILE - CL
CHINA - CN
CHRISTMAS ISLAND - CX
COCOS (KEELING) ISLANDS - CC
COLOMBIA - CO
COMOROS - KM
CONGO - CG
COOK ISLANDS - CK
COSTA RICA - CR
COTE D'IVOIRE - CI
CROATIA - HR
CUBA - CU
CYPRUS - CY
CZECH REPUBLIC - CZ
CZECHOSLOVAKIA - CS
DENMARK - DK
DJIBOUTI - DJ
DOMINICA - DM
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - DO
EAST TIMOR - TP
ECUADOR - EC
EGYPT - EG
EL SALVADOR - SV
ENGLAND - GB
EQUATORIAL GUINEA - GQ
ESTONIA - EE
ETHIOPIA - ET
FALKLAND ISLANDS - FK
FALKLAND ISLANDS (MALVINAS) - FK
FAROE ISLANDS - FO
FIJI - FJ
FINLAND - FI
FRANCE - FR
FRENCH GUIANA - GF
FRENCH POLYNESIA - PF
FRENCH SOUTHERN TERRITORIES - TF
GABON - GA
GAMBIA - GM
GEORGIA - GE
GERMANY - DE
GHANA - GH
GIBRALTAR - GI
GREAT BRITAIN - GB
ERITREA - ER
GREECE - GR
GREENLAND - GL
GRENADA - GD
GUADELOUPE - GP
GUAM - GU
GUATEMALA - GT
GUINEA - GN
GUINEA-BISSAU - GW
GUYANA - GY
HAITI - HT
HEARD AND MC DONALD ISLANDS - HM
HONDURAS - HN
HONG KONG - HK
HUNGARY - HU
ICELAND - IS
INDIA - IN
INDONESIA - ID
IRAN - IR
IRAN (ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF) - IR
IRAQ - IQ
IRELAND - IE
ISRAEL - IL
ITALY - IT
JAMAICA - JM
JAPAN - JP
JORDAN - JO
KAZAKHSTAN - KZ
KENYA - KE
KIRIBATI - KI
KOREA - KR
KOREA, DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF - KP
KUWAIT - KW
KYRGYZSTAN - KG
LAO PEOPLE'S DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC - LA
LATVIA - LV
LEBANON - LB
LESOTHO - LS
LIBERIA - LR
LIBYAN ARAB JAMAHIRIYA - LY
LIECHTENSTEIN - LI
LITHUANIA - LT
LUXEMBOURG - LU
MACAU - MO
MACEDONIA - MK
MADAGASCAR - MG
MALAWI - MW
MALAYSIA - MY
MALDIVES - MV
MALI - ML
MALTA - MT
MARSHALL ISLANDS - MH
MARTINIQUE - MQ
MAURITANIA - MR
MAURITIUS - MU
MEXICO - MX
MICRONESIA - FM
MOLDOVA, REPUBLIC OF - MD
MONACO - MC
MONGOLIA - MN
MONTSERRAT - MS
MOROCCO - MA
MOZAMBIQUE - MZ
MYANMAR - MM
NAMIBIA - NA
NAURU - NR
NEPAL - NP
JERSEY - JE
NETHERLANDS ANTILLES - AN
NEUTRAL ZONE - NT
NEW CALEDONIA - NC
NEW ZEALAND - NZ
NICARAGUA - NI
NIGER - NE
NIGERIA - NG
NIUE - NU
NORFOLK ISLAND - NF
NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS - MP
NORWAY - NO
OMAN - OM
PAKISTAN - PK
PALAU - PW
PANAMA - PA
PAPUA NEW GUINEA - PG
PARAGUAY - PY
PERU - PE
PHILIPPINES - PH
PITCAIRN - PN
POLAND - PL
PORTUGAL - PT
GUERNSEY - GG
ISLE OF MAN - IM
MAYOTTE - YT
PUERTO RICO - PR
QATAR - QA
REUNION - RE
ROMANIA - RO
RUSSIAN FEDERATION - RU
RWANDA - RW
SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS - KN
SAINT LUCIA - LC
SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES - VC
SAMOA - WS
SAN MARINO - SM
SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE - ST
SAUDI ARABIA - SA
SENEGAL - SN
SEYCHELLES - SC
SIERRA LEONE - SL
SINGAPORE - SG
SLOVAKIA - SK
SLOVENIA - SI
SOLOMON ISLANDS - SB
SOMALIA - SO
SOUTH AFRICA - ZA
SPAIN - ES
SRI LANKA - LK
ST. HELENA - SH
ST. PIERRE AND MIQUELON - PM
SUDAN - SD
SURINAME - SR
SVALBARD AND JAN MAYEN ISL. - SJ
SWAZILAND - SZ
SWEDEN - SE
SWITZERLAND - CH
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC - SY
TAIWAN - TW
THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO - CD
TAJIKISTAN - TJ
TANZANIA, UNITED REPUBLIC OF - TZ
THAILAND - TH
TOGO - TG
TOKELAU - TK
TONGA - TO
TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO - TT
TUNISIA - TN
TURKEY - TR
TURKMENISTAN - TM
TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS - TC
TUVALU - TV
UGANDA - UG
UKRAINE - UA
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - AE
UNITED KINGDOM - GB
UNITED STATES - US
UNITED STATES MINOR OUTLYING ISLANDS - UM
URUGUAY - UY
USSR - SU
UZBEKISTAN - UZ
VANUATU - VU
VENEZUELA - VE
VIET NAM - VN
VIRGIN ISLANDS (BRITISH) - VG
VIRGIN ISLANDS (U.S.) - VI
WALLIS AND FUTUNA ISLANDS - WF
WESTERN SAHARA - EH
YEMEN, REPUBLIC OF - YE
YUGOSLAVIA - YU
ZAIRE - ZR
ZAMBIA - ZM
ZIMBABWE - ZW
THE NETHERLANDS - NL
SOUTH GEORGIA AND
THE SOUTH SANDWICH ISLANDS - GS
VATICAN CITY STATE - VA