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Please read the documents below prior to starting:
•    The Open CA Conformance Requirements
•    The Certification Policy
•    The Open CA Fee Schedule

Please complete and sign the agreements:

Submit your Open CA Registration Form (requires registration)

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The Package templates are available below.

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Your Package will be reviewed by the Certification Authority within 10 business days.

Organizations who want to certify their Business Architects should apply for method recognition of their Business Architecture methodology. The Recognized Method process is initiated by completing a application form and providing supporting documentation. Already recognized methods and the form to submit a new method can be accessed below.

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