The Secretary of State for Research, Development and Innovation has made the Electronic Site available to the public, through which citizens can contact other head offices and other delegations attached to the Secretary, as well as gain access to the electronic services of the same. The Secretary of State for Research, Development and Innovation's electronic site can be accessed at https://sede.micinn.gob.es (and through this website), and this electronic site allows users to exercise their right of access to the Ministry information, services and electronic procedures.
Below is information on how to validate electronic certificates, technical requirements necessary to perform procedures in this Electronic Office and signature systems and admitted certificates. In this section based certificates are also published and stamp used by this Electronic Office.
When you first access the Electronic Office may appear a security message indicating that the site is not trusted.
This is usually because the Electronic Office uses the digital certificate of the Certification Authority of the Spanish Public Administration or Public Administration Camerfirma. These authorities in some browsers have not installed root certificates needed. To correct this problem you must:
To access the services offered through the Electronic Office of the Ministry must have the following settings:
(*) How to import a certificate from Mozilla Firefox
The means of authentication for members of the public in order to interact with the administration when secure identification is required are those included in article 13.2 of the Electronic Access by Citizens to Public Services Act 11/2007, dated 22 June (BOE-A-2007-12352):
To obtain more information about the electronic signature, how it can be obtained, who can provide it and how and when it must be used, access the information made available by the Spanish National Mint (FNMT) via CERES (Spanish Certification).
Meanwhile, in article 20, concerning the electronic signatures of members of the public, Royal Decree 1671/2009, dated 6 November (BOE-A-2009-18358), partially developing the Electronic Access by Citizens to Public Services Act 11/2007 dated 22 June (BOE-A-2007-12352), distinguishes between individuals, organisations with legal identity and organisations without legal identity. In the case of the latter two, it establishes that organisations with and without legal identity may use the electronic signature systems of organisations with or without legal identity for all procedures and actions of the General State Administration for which they are accepted.
The website of the Ministry supports electronic certificates recognized byfirma. To use the services and applications of this venue certificate of FNMT Class 2 must be installed CA.
For the identification and authentication of the exercise of jurisdiction in automated administrative action, governments may use electronic stamps based on certificates that meet the requirements of the legislation on electronic signatures.
A certificate binds a stamp Electronic Signature Verification Data to identification and authentication data determined Administration, body or entity and the individual representative of the Administration, Certificate holder body or entity and, where appropriate, the staff at who is delegated to the purposes of automated administrative action.
The Ministry of Economy and Finance will use for the relationship with the citizen certificates seal and electronic office referred to in Article 27.4 of Law 11/2007 of 22 June and published below (BOE-A-2007-12352).