According to a resolution approved at the Plenary in June 2009, will allow any established CA which has been approved by the according to the dedicated approval process for e-Mandate Service CAs to provide certificates (as specified in ) to the market.
The follows the general approach of multiple CAs with the establishment of a so-called Trust-Service Status List (TSL) for e-Mandate Services based on ETSI 102 231  that contains all relevant public key certificates of all approved CAs for e-Mandate Services. has contracted a Trust Body to establish and maintain this TSL.
This document defines the technical requirements and specifications for these " approved CAs for e-Mandate Services. The actual approval process will be defined in a separate document.